Dale Hoggan

Ainscough Training Services is the UK’s largest independent provider of specialist training for the Management & Supervision of Lifting Operations and it is a CPCS accredited test centre as well as a CSkills assessment centre.

Dale works within a team of CPCS Trainers / Testers & NVQ/QCF Assessors who deliver training and competence based qualifications for client’s throughout the UK.

Career Profile

Dale started his working career in the Armed Forces (ARMY) serving as a Corporal and completed his service career as a Logistics Manager in 2005. Dale served in many countries across the world including tours of Iraq, Cyprus, Kosovo & Northern Ireland.

Dale joined Crane Services Ltd as a trainee crane operator in 2005, and spent two years operating mobile cranes up to 80 tonnes lifting capacity as well as working as a slinger/signaller. He gained crane operating experience on construction, rail & waterways, docklands and other associated industry projects. Dale was also actively involved in many shut down periods in the petrochemical Industry.

In 2007 Dale joined Ainscough Crane Hire operating mobile cranes up to 150 tonnes lifting capacity as well as working as a Slinger, Supervisor and Appointed Person.

Dale has now joined Ainscough Training Services Ltd offering his experience and knowledge for our clients and candidates.

Relevant Industry Qualifications

– CPCS accredited

  • Appointed Person, Lifting Operations
  • Crane Supervisor, Lifting Operations
  • Mobile Crane, blocked duties
  • Slinger/Signaller
  • Lorry Loader
  • Safety Passport
  • CPCS Tester
  • Emergency First Aider
  • HGV C+E License
  • A1 – Assessor Award
  • NVQ 3 Distribution & Warehouse operations

 More about me……

Describe yourself in 3 words

Sophisticated, Talented and durable

If you had an alternative career- what would your fantasy job be?

International Man of Mystery

Which actor / actress would you choose to play YOU.. on TV or film?

Matt Damon

If money was no object, list three things you would treat yourself too?

Porsche Turbo. A house next to Holly Willoughby and a life’s subscription to XBOX live.