Slinger/Signaller NVQ


Price: £695 +VAT

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations Slinger/ Signaller

About the data we need from you:

In order to process the booking we will ask for the following information:
- Company Name
- Company Address
- Company Invoice Address 
- Your Contact Telephone Number
- Your Email Address 

In order to register the candidate for the test we are required to gather the following information about you: 

- Name 
- Date of Birth
- Scheme registration number if known (if not then we will gain this by accessing your Cskills record online)
- National Insurance Number 
- Email 

We need this information to verify your identity and ensure we locate the correct record on the system. This information is shared only with CPCS and the awarding body Cskills and no other body or organisation (Ainscough Training certification will not be shared at all). For more details on our privacy statement please click:


Qualification Code: QUA934
Qualification Title: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations Slinger/Signaller
CPCS Card: (if applicable) Slinger Signaller (A40)
Cost: £695 + VAT + £78.00 Registration Fees + travelling expenses outside a 50 mile radius of our head office.
Awarding Body: Cskills Awards
Expected Completion Time:  as quickly as needed. Maximum time frame 9-12 months 
Construction Skills Grants: £400 +  supplementary payment (if applicable)
(available for companies in scope and registered with CSkills) Please check with your local grant office for more details. Exclusions apply.

Target Delegates

This programme is aimed at individuals who hold a red CPCS card and need to achieve the relevant NVQ in order to convert to a Blue CPCS Competent Operator Card. For those who dont follow the CPCS Scheme, the qualification can be undertaken to underpin their competency in the role of Slinger/Signaller.

Included In The Cost

Registration with the Awarding Body
Administration of the whole process by an experienced and dedicated admin team
Access to a qualified NVQ assessor (all have many years of industry experience)
Full induction on to the qualification (within a 50 mile radius of our head office)
Ongoing advice and guidance from the Assessor
One Assessment Visit per Qualification (within a 50 mile radius of our head office)
Assessment of submitted evidence by the Assessor
Portfolio Building
Internal verification of the assessment decision leading to certification
Safe storage of Assessment decision documentation and copies of certification for the minimum required period


On completion of the qualification certificates of achievement will be issued from the awarding body; Cskills Awards. Provided the candidate has an in date Operatives Health & Safety Test the Blue Competent Operator Card** can then be applied for. These cards last for 5 years.

**This category now has 5 endorsements:
A: All Types All Duties  B: All Types Static Duties C: Lorry Loader D: Excavator E: Forklift

Current cardholders holding Slinger/Signaller (A40) have only been tested against static duties meaning that on upgrading to to blue card only endorsement B Static Duties can be awarded. 

If you would like to have endorsement A (All Duties) added to your card then you will need to take a limited number of questions in a conversion theory test. Please call us for more information. 

Evidence Example

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