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!

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


Last Updated 3/8/2020