Last Updated 26/10/2020

Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880

Off Centre

Course on Demand


Construction Plant Competence Scheme - A02 Crawler Crane

The Crawler Crane CPCS Code A02 course will train you to:

  • Operate the crane safely and productively
  • Respond to recognised crane signals accurately
  • Position the crane correctly
  • Alter jib lengths and associated safety devices
  • Carry out routine maintenance and minor adjustments
  • Understand safe-load indicators and duties charts
  • Grasp the basic theory of power units, transmission systems and control systems
  • Programme safe-load indicators
  • Understand the effects of radius change on the safe working capacity
  • Observe the statutory regulations and Codes of Practice
  • Gauge the effect of shock loading on structural strength, stability and load displacement
  • Recognise the principles of safe slinging and the types and capacities of chains, slings and lifting gear.

This is an off-centre category and normally requires the candidate to have access to a Crawler Crane and site suitable for both training and assessment.

For more information in this, or any other course, please contact us today!