COURSE FINDER

ENQUIRE DATES

CPCS (A21 & A22) - Loading Shovel - Wheeled & Tracked

Both Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) A21 and A22 courses are aimed at those operating Loading Shovels in a construction environment, and both lead to qualifications for the holder to carry a red CPCS card (trained operator), which will be valid for 2 years.

The two CPCS training course categories available for loading shovel training are:

  • A21: Wheeled Loading Shovel
  • A22: Tracked Loading Shovel

Candidates must choose whether to apply for either A21: Wheeled Loading Shovel or A22: Tracked Loading Shovel depending on which machine they currently work with; if both, then both CPCS courses need to be taken separately to gain each CPCS certification.

Please note it is also possible to apply to take just the CPCS Technical Tests relating to these courses.

All delegates must have passed the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test no more than two years before the CPCS course start date and have a good understanding of both spoken and written English.

Private individuals wishing to undertake CPCS training for loading shovels (wheeled or tracked) should read the following information before enquiring or applying for a course, as the implications for a private individual are very different to those of a candidate applying through a CITB registered company. CPCS Training and the Private Individual

CPCS Course Detail

Experienced workers with over 2 years recent experience working with loading shovels may apply for an Experienced Worker CPCS course (typically 2 days); if you do not fit into this category, then you will need to take a Foundation/Novice Loading Shovel CPCS course instead.

CPCS training courses in this category will provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of operating the loading shovel, including practical and theoretical knowledge. The aim is to ensure candidates can carry out their role in a competent, safe manner after passing both the CPCS theory and practical tests.

This course also includes elements of maintenance to ensure the loading shovel is always operating correctly.

Foundation and Experienced Worker course content will be very similar, with foundation candidates given more time over a longer duration to undertake both theoretical and practical training before sitting the CPCS technical test.

The Loading Shovel CPCS training course includes the following elements:

  • Pre-start, running and shut down checks/procedures, including mount and dismount
  • Preparing and configuring the machine for travel, both on site and on the road
  • Load integrity, security and maintenance, including how to place the machine in an out of service condition
  • Travel over a range of terrains
  • Excavations/Extractions of differing types of materials from stockpiles and other sources
  • Loading/unloading procedures for machine transportation.

Course Delivery

Please check the Dates section for open courses in the CPCS (A21 & A22) - Loading Shovel - Wheeled & Tracked category, or for more general help or further information please send an enquiry to enquiries@bookmycourse.co.uk.  

Trainer Course Title Days Price ex. VAT
CPCS Training (A21) - Wheeled Loading Shovel Course - Experienced Worker 2 from £705.00
CPCS Training (A21) - Wheeled Loading Shovel Course - Foundation/Novice 3 - 6 from £1100.00
Courses found 1 to 2 of 2 1
Most Popular
View All
White line

“BMC are always quick and on time, if I need any help I can turn to BMC. Sian, you are always polite, quick and happy to help. Whenever I send you anything, I know it will get sorted efficiently and you will supply me with all information about my request”. 


Abi Mohtady, Morgan Sindall

 
 

"Always reliable with great connections for course dates across the UK and an easy booking system. Polite and efficient customer service. A pleasure booking with Bookmycourse".

Claire Montague – Ground Control Limited.


 
 

"Book my course is always my first point of call as they offer a great range of training courses. They work with a variety of training providers based in different locations, which is extremely helpful when trying to minimise travelling times and costs. I have received nothing but great feedback from all course attendees, proving that bookmycourse only use high quality training providers. I would not hesitate to recommend bookmycourse to anyone looking for exceptional training, at very reasonable prices" 


Jane Downey, Mabey Hire Ltd.

 
 

"BBS has used Bookmycourse for several years and always found the process to be swift and efficient. Having many training options in one place is extremely useful when courses are needed across a wide range of subjects".

Paul Boyce, Director – BBS Site Services LLP

 
 

“I have always had exceptional service, times, dates, price, etc., and if there is the odd chance you can’t tell me over the phone, I always receive an e-mail straight away after”. 


Sarah Dyer, Hillside Health and Safety Training.


 
 

“We have been using the services Bookmycourse for many years, it’s quick and easy system for me to use, I just send my course with dates and the rest is done by the team at BMC. The team are a great bunch, friendly and easy to deal with, on the rare occasion there is an issue, it is dealt with professionally and swiftly every time. RB Services will continue to use the services of BMC indefinitely and often recommend them to other training providers trying to promote their own courses. Keep up the good work BMC!” - Jacqi Cox - RB Services


 
 

“I have used BookMyCourse for many years, they are always my first point of call for any training requirements. The staff are knowledgeable and very helpful, queries and requests are dealt with quickly and professionally”. 


Emma Koster, Kier Regional Building, Southern & Thames Valley

 
 

“My experiences with Book My Course have always been pleasant ones. The staff I have dealt with have always been polite, friendly and helpful. They are an efficient company who focus on their customers giving them the best service they can. I would definitely recommend them to my friends and work colleagues”.

Karen Barlow, Horbury Building Systems.



 
 

"We regularly use Book My Course – we save a huge amount of time and have found the service to be easy to use and very often has the course we need in the right location".

Katie Winter - Rentec Limited

 
 

"Working with Book My Course takes the stress and hassle out of arranging training courses. We have a dedicated account manager to discuss our requirements, who offers us a range of options to suit our needs based on our budget, time commitments and locations. They offer a great range of courses as well as offering us flexibility and value. The staff at BookMyCourse are helpful and knowledgeable, offering a timely and efficient service that is reflective of our requirements". Kate O'Donnell – Kier

 
 

  • BAM Construction Training Logo
  • Construction Industry Training Providers Logo
  • Citrus Training Logo
  • CISTC Logo
  • MSA Logo
  • GFT Logo
  • Echo3Education Logo
  • LoveYourCoaching Logo
  • 3B Training Logo
  • Astutis Logo
  • 1UPACCESS Logo
  • Health Life and Safety Logo
  • MI Construction Training Logo
  • Innov8 Training Logo
  • BSI Training Logo
  • OM Safety Training Logo
  • TotalComms Training Logo
  • SDA Safety Logo
  • Construction Skills People Logo
  • Phoenix Health and Safety Logo
  • Harris Safety Training Logo
  • First Response Training Logo
  • Alliance Learning Logo
  • ALS Safety Logo
  • KeyOstas Logo
  • Libben Health and Safety Logo
  • Global Management Academy Logo
  • illumine Logo
  • CCAS Health and Safety Logo
  • ROSPA Logo
  • PJH Safety Training Logo
  • OMS Logo
  • Tala Training Logo
  • PRS Health and Safety Training
  • SSG Training and Consultancy Logo
  • RB Services Logo
  • Safety Training Services Logo
  • Clarkson Evans Training Logo
  • Lighthouse Training Logo
  • The Building Safety Group Logo
  • Total Training Solutions Logo
  • Kentec Training Logo
  • Total Electrical Training logo
  • NTSS logo
  • Frinton Training logo
  • Envesca logo
  • The Safety Maintenance Company logo
  • APT Health and Safety logo
  • PC Workshops logo
  • Zero Harm Training logo
  • R2 Training logo
  • The Bradley Group logo
  • Risk Health and Safety logo
  • Wise Global Training logo
  • Total Training Company Logo
  • Sibbald Training logo
  • Total Construction Training logo
  • UTN Training logo
  • Collective Safety Solutions logo
  • Construction Training Academy UK
  • C&C Training Logo
Telephone Hotline (footer image)

Telephone Hotline

01933 233884

(Monday to Friday - 8:00am to 5:30pm).

© 2020 Book My Course Limited. All rights reserved

Home | About Us | Contact Us | FAQs | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions | Site Map | News / Articles | Cookie Policy