Level 2 NVQ in Plant Operations - Cranes and Specialist Lifting

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The NVQ Level 2 in cranes and specialist lifting qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification.


L2 NVQ Certificate in Plant Operations (Construction) - Cranes and Specialist Lifting

Minimum Credit Value: 16

To achieve this NVQ Level 2 in cranes and specialist lifting qualification a minimum of 16 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 2 mandatory units plus 1 unit from the optional unit group.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 5 | Units Required: 2

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
Credits: 3 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
Credits: 2 Level: 1 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 11 | Units Required: 1

Title Credits Level More info
Preparing and operating skip handlers to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 18 2 More info
Preparing and operating self-propelled modular transporters - SPMT - to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 30 2 More info
Preparing and operating remote controlled tower cranes to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 30 2 More info
Preparing and operating overhead cranes to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 18 2 More info
Preparing and operating lorry loaders or knuckle booms to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 30 2 More info
Preparing and operating hoists to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 12 2 More info
Preparing and operating excavator cranes to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 30 2 More info
Preparing and operating ergonomic manipulating machines to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 11 2 More info
Preparing and operating container handlers to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 18 2 More info
Preparing and operating compact cranes to lift and transfer loads in the workplace 30 2 More info