CPCS Appointed Person – A61
Monday 2nd September to Friday 6th September 2019
(5 consecutive days)
Site Managers, Project Managers, Supervisors and Engineers whose duties include responsibility for the planning of lifting operations and who will have overall control to act on behalf of the management of the organisation requiring the load to be moved.
CPCS defines a category as an item of plant or equipment used within the construction or allied industries and worked in accordance with the manufacturer’s basic design or legislative guidance or a role or duty in support of plant operations this category is defined as a role or duty of an individual planning lifting operations.
The Appointed Person is responsible for ensuring that a lifting operation is properly planned, appropriately supervised and carried out in a safe manner. A full description of the duties and responsibilities of an appointed person can be found in the Appointed Code of Practice for the Lifting Operations and Lifting equipment Regulations 2014 (L113) and Bs 7121 Part 1:2016.
- Responsibilities and all statutory requirements – in particular the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and the approved Code of Practice BS7121 supporting legislation
- Requirements of British Standards approved Code of Practice
- BS7121 “Safe Use of Cranes” and the role of the Appointed Person
on the successful completion of the course the candidates will be issued with a red CPCS card.
For general enquiries email us at
Book this Course
The Construction Health and Safety Group is proud to announce that we have produced an A6 booklet to summarises the new BS 5975: 2019 Code of Pra...
Posted 15 Aug 2019
CHSG’s 2020 Annual Awards Dinner Date Revealed! Thursday 14 May 2020 Following the success of previous years, CHSG have confirme...
Posted 15 Jul 2019
Pinsent Mason Free event......
Posted 27 Jun 2019
View the highlights from CHSG’s 2018 annual awards dinner hosted in March 2019. The 2018 Construction Health & Safety Group’s Ann...
Posted 19 Jun 2019