CPCS Support Materials

We have provided this page to help you find the relevant CPCS download links quickly and easily, for the most common materials required by plant operators:

CPCS Terms and Conditions and Data Protection Statement

Scheme Booklet for Operators full details about CPCS and the Operator cards


CPCS Category Specific Materials

Please find the links below to the support materials provided to help operators with revision prior to taking their CPCS Theory and Practical tests:

List of all CPCS Categories Available

CPCS category information

CPCS Theory Tests

CPCS theory test questions for categories A02 to A40

CPCS theory test questions for categories A41 to A78, including D90, D91 and D92

CPCS Standard Practical Tests

CPCS standard practical tests for categories A02 to A40

CPCS standard practical tests for categories A41 to A78, including D90, D91 and D92

CPCS Advanced Practical Tests

CPCS advanced practical tests for categories A02 to A40

CPCS advanced practical tests for categories A41 to A78, including D90, D91 and D92

CPCS On-site Assessments

CPCS on-site assessments for categories A02 to A40

CPCS on-site assessments for categories A41 to A74, including D90

CPCS Learning Outcomes and Course Syllabus

CPCS learning support information for categories A02 to A40

CPCS learning support information for categories A41 to A78, including D90, D91 and D92


CPCS Blue Competence Card Applications

The CPCS Card applications for upgrading or renewing a blue CPCS competence card can be downloaded here:

F1/2 Application to Upgrade to a Full CPCS Competent Operator card

F1/3 Application to Renew CPCS Competent Operator card


CPCS Operator Logbook

The following support materials have been designed to help plant operators with the Logbook element of the Competent Operator card renewal:

A5 size Logbook

How to fill in your CPCS Logbook leaflet

Supplementary Logbook pages for Training/Testing and Assessment Records

CPCS validation checklist

CPCS category information


CPCS Module Matcher - Renewal Test Fact Sheets

To renew a blue CPCS Competent Operator card, the operator will need to take the CPCS renewal test for the categories they wish to renew on their card. These are a specific set of questions for each module (category).

Check the Module Matcher before you renew your card to make sure you are booking the correct Renewal Test, and to download the revision factsheets.

Check the Module Matcher


Posters and Leaflets

The following posters and leaflets are for use in a construction site where the CPCS card is accepted as one of, or the only valid form of certification that a worker is competent to operate plant machinery on-site:

Standards you can trust information on why you should choose CPCS

How to get a Red or Blue CPCS Operator card

How to fill in your CPCS Logbook


Need guidance with the CPCS Card Scheme?