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The Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS)

The construction industry’s largest scheme providing skill cards for plant operators. CPCS has issued over 280,000 cards covering over 60 plant and plant-related categories and endorsements. Whitewaters Training Ltd is proud to be an accredited CPCS Test Centre (No. 9548) offering high quality construction training to you and your business. Our instructors provide the advice, training and assessment that recognises the skills, knowledge and understanding needed in the safe use of plant.

We hold CPCS Accreditation for our outdoor training centre in Fyfield (Ongar) and to provide a number of off-centre courses.
The following CPCS  Training courses are available at our Essex  training site;

A02A, A09A, A09B, A17A, A17B, A17C, A17E,A19, A20A, A20B, A20C, A23, A24, A27, A31, A32, A33,A34, A36A, A40A,A40B, A42, A43, A44, A45, A47, A48, A56A, A56B, A56C, A57A, A57B, A58A, A58B, A58C, A59A, A59B, A59C, A61, A62, A73,A95,A97C, A98C

The following CPCS courses are available off-site;

A02A, A04A, A04B, A06, A16, A19, A20A, A20B, A20C, A24, A27, A32, A34, A35, A37, A42, A43, A44, A45, A47, A48, A50A, A50B, A57, A57B, A57C, A57D, A61, A63A, A63B

We provide training in the following Construction Plant Competence Scheme categories;

A02 Crawler Crane

A06 Concrete Pump Truck
Mounted Boom

A09a Forward Tipping Dumper

A09b Forward Tipping Dumper – Tracked

A17c Telescopic Handler

A19 Grader

A20a/b/c Hoist

A23 Skid Steer Loader

A24 Motorised Scraper

A27 Mobile Elevating Platform

A31 Ride on Roller

A32 Soil-Landfill Compactor

A33 Tractor

A34 Crawler-Tractor/Dozer

A35 Crawler-Tractor/Side Boom

A36 Lorry Loader

A37 Trencher

A40 Slinger/Signaller

A42 Crusher

A43 Screener

A44 Concrete Pump Trailer Mounted

A45 Piling Rig Below 15 Tonnes

A47 Piling Rig Bored Below 15 Tonnes

A48 Piling Rig Bored Above 15 Tonnes

A56 Dump Truck: Articulated Chassis
(Endorsements A and B)

A57a/b/c/d – Dump Truck
Rigid Chassis

A58 360 Excavator (Below 10 tonnes)

A59 360 Excavator (Above 10 tonnes)

A61 Appointed Person
(Lifting Operations)
inc. CPCS Technical Tests

A62 Crane Supervisor

A63 Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane

A73 Vehicle Banksman

Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880