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Construction Plant Competence Scheme
A47 Piling Rig Bored Below 15 Tonnes

The Piling Rig – CPCS Code A47 course – will train you to:

  • Carry out risk assessments for piling plant operations
  • Prepare for operations
  • Travel with the rig
  • Set-up the rig for operations

  • Place the rig accurately
  • Operate the rig safely and effectively
  • Complete operations and shut-down correctly
  • Understand environmental considerations

  • Understanding manufacturers requirements and instructions, and the operators manual
  • Maintenance and daily servicing operations
  • Understanding the suitability of the rig in various situations versus other types of rig
  • Understanding legislation and regulations (including PUWER 98)

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

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

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Course on Demand


Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880