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Key Facts

  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Venue: East London




  • Weekdays & Weekends


  • Starting From £800.00

   CPCS Slinger Signaller Training delivered by experienced lifting industry professionals  

   Earn more money with the CPCS Slinger Signaller qualification

   No Hidden Costs; Prices include Study Materials!

   Includes official CPCS SLINGER SIGNALLER training course materials

  CSCS test no valid? We are a CSCS test centre & can offer testing instantly 


    This 4-day course is for people with limited or no experience of slinging and signalling; it is for people that want to gain entry into the lifting industry.

    If you wish to refresh your skills, we offer a short duration course.

    On passing the technical tests, we shall apply for the CPCS trained operator card (red card) on your behalf.

    Is your CSCS test older than 2 years? We offer instant CSCS tests! Please ask about the discounted CSCS tests offer for our CPCS candidates!


     Dates  Venue Duration  Price
    14th December - 17th December 2021East London4 Days£800Book Now
    04th January - 07th January 2022East London4 Days£800Book Now
    18th January - 21st January 2022East London4 Days£800Book Now
    01st February - 04th February 2022East London4 Days£800Book Now
    15th February - 18th February 2021East London4 Days£800Book Now

    Entry requirements

    CITB Health, safety and environment test passed within two years before the course start date or CPCS test date.

    Good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.

    Teaching and Assessment

    3 Days Training – Classroom-based and Practical Training

    1 Day – CPCS Testing

    We also offer a 2 day experienced worker course for candidates that do not require practical training.


    This category has been amended to add endorsements against a range of lifting equipment types to cover the increased use of slingers for a wider variety of lifting operations.

    The endorsements are:

    A – All Types – all duties

    • Establish the weight and dimensions of loads and communicate this information to the crane operator
    • Use clear and unambiguous signals to direct the actions of a crane moving loads of various weights and dimensions
    • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator
    • Name and explain the purpose of differing types of lifting equipment and lifting accessories, basic construction, uses and applications, characteristics and terminology
    • Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per technical data, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
    • Interpret and extract information on all relevant documentation
    • Undertake all pre-use checks on non-specialist lifting accessories and identify non-serviceable items
    • Determine the serviceability of lifting accessories, and maintain and store them
    • Explain procedures for placing non-serviceable items out-of-service
    • Identify centres of gravity and estimate weights of loads
    • Secure various types of load to a lifting hook using the relevant lifting accessory and procedures
    • Direct and guide the movement of loads to different types of location
    • Accurately place loads
    • Arrange, use and comply with communication procedures
    • Maintain safe working situations
    • Carry out out-of-service and securing procedures

    Our CPCS Slinger Signaller  trainer & testers are qualified and experienced Health and Safety professionals, with extensive experience in the lifting industry. Being that most of the trainers have a military background, their attention to detail  & appreciation of safety critical operations, is second to none!

    All Trainers have ‘muddy boots’ lifting industry experience; you will be taught by people that have been there and done what you are looking to get into! They have traveled the journey you wish to embark on; why not learn from them ? See what their past candidates say about them in our reviews section here: https://www.google.com/maps/contrib/114820461361776312907/reviews/@51.446528,-0.2077026,11z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m3!8m2!3m1!1e1?hl=en-GB

    Your first CPCS card will be a red ‘Trained Operator’ CPCS card that lasts 2 years; this can be turned into a Blue ‘Competent Operator’ CPCS card that lasts 5 years by taking one of our Plant operations NVQs . Please call us on 020 3150 1299 to discuss this further. 

    EM Training Solutions can also provide companies with CPCS Slinger Signaller Training at their venue. A trainer can be sent to the company address and deliver the course if there are a minimum of 4 candidates. Please contact us on 020 3150 1299 for this service.

    Is this course accredited?

    Yes, it is accredited by CPCS (NOCN Job Cards).


    Are there any prerequisites for the Course?

    There are no prerequisites for the course, but all delegates are expected to already have a valid CSCS card.


    What are the hours of the course?

    The hours are 9am to 5pm for both weekend and weekday courses approximately.


    Can I come in and see you face to face as that would give me peace of mind?

    Yes, absolutely we encourage our customers to have a face to face discussion with us regarding their training course and training needs.

    This puts your mind at ease so you know you are dealing with real people and a real business that will give you the best service possible.

    It will also give you the opportunity to meet some staff members or even your trainer if they are not delivering training at the time of your visit.

    Group bookings attract discounts.

    Please call 0203 150 1299 or email us at info@emtrainingsolutions.com for further information.