Level 2 NVQ Cranes and Specialist Lifting Plant – Plant Operations

Qualification Overview

The aim of this qualification in Cranes and Specialist Lifting Plant is to recognise the knowledge, skills and competence demonstrated by an individual in the workplace. This Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Plant Operations provides the opportunity for individuals who specialise in operating cranes and specialist lifting plant to demonstrate their competence. There is also a Level 2 Diploma in this occupational area. The units in this qualification are derived from National Occupational Standards.


This Level 2 NVQ Certificate is a work based qualification for experienced workers.

Categories included in this qualification include:

  • Crawler Cranes above 10t
  • Crawler Tractor Side Booms
  • Mobile Cranes NVQ
  • Tower Cranes NVQ

Candidates will need to compile a portfolio of work-based evidence, along with an on-site assessment.

The qualification can take up to 6 months to complete, depending on work commitments, and you will be given high levels of support throughout the process.

If you already hold a Red CPCS Trained Operators Card achieving this qualification will gain you a Blue CPCS Competence Card.

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Number of NVQ’s Level 2 NVQ Plant
£550.00* +VAT PP
£575.00* +VAT PP
£600.00* +VAT PP