Construction Plant Competence Scheme

CPCS covers plant operators and associated operations in construction and allied industries.

Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS)

Cards Offered:

  • Trained Operator Card​
  • Competent Operator Card

The CPCS issues cards based on CPCS’ own theory and practical tests, the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test and the related NVQ.

Alternatively, we can offer an NPORS traditional card which is valid for 5 years.

Card Duration:

2 or 5 years depending on the type of card

Agricultural Tractor (A33)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Compact Crane (A66)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Concrete Pump Trailer Mounted (A44)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Conveying Pump (A75)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Crawler – Tractor / Dozer (A34)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Crawler Crane over 10T (A02)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Crusher (A42)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Demolition Plant (D90)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Dump Truck – Rigid Chassis (A57)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Forklift Side Loader (A15)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Forward Tipping Dumper (A09)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Grader (A19)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Hoist (A20)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Industrial Forklift Truck (A16)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Loader / Securer – non STGO (A49)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Loader / Securer – STGO (A50)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Loader Compresser (A41)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Lorry Loader (A36)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Mobile Crane (A60)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Motorised Scraper (A24)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Overhead Travelling Crane (A64)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Piling Rig – Tripod (A30)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Piling Rig Attendant (A74)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Plant and Vehicle Marshaller (A73)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Plant Driving (A68)

TypeExperienced & Novice
All endorsements are separate by chassis group but have senior endorsements within the chassis group. Loading / unloading endorsements has the higher status.

Reach Truck (A18)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Ride on Roller (A31)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Rough Terrain Masted Forklift (A14)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Screener (A43)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Skid Steer Loader (A23)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Skip Handler (A39)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Slinger/Signaller (A40)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Soil / Landfill Compactor (A32)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Soil Stabiliser (A71)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Static Concrete Placing Boom (A72)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Telescopic Handler (A17)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Tower Crane (A04)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Track Loading Shovel (A22)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Trencher (A37)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Vacuum Excavator (A78)

TypeExperienced & Novice

Wheel Loading Shovel (A21)

TypeExperienced & Novice