CIF City & Guilds Assured Appointed Person (Lifting Operations)

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795 per participant
Earn 21 CPD points for this course.
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€795for members

€895for non-members

9.00am - 5.00pm

3 Days

Construction Manager’s and Supervisors with a responsibility for lifting operations who have sufficient experience of the use of cranes to meet the requirements specified in Safe Use of Cranes. The position of an Appointed Person carries a great deal of responsibility and only suitable personnel should be selected for this role.

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Construction Manager’s and Supervisors with a responsibility for lifting operations who have sufficient experience of the use of cranes to meet the requirements specified in Safe Use of Cranes. The position of an Appointed Person carries a great deal of responsibility and only suitable personnel should be selected for this role.

The aim of the course is to make candidates more aware of the Appointed Persons ‘responsibilities and how best to fulfill them in meeting compliance with Irish Regulations’.

This is a three day course 1 delivered 1 Day per week over 3 weeks

  • Legislation and Codes of Practice
  • Safe Systems of Work Including Method Statements and Risk Assessments
  • Personal Responsibilities duties and roles
  • Cranes: Types and Terms structure and size
  • Crane Documentation
  • Crane Stability and Ground Pressure Loading pad size
  • Duty Charts and Safety Devices
  • Basic Terminology
  • Lift Loads and load planning
  • Environment
  • Planning
  • Selection of cranes
  • Selection of lifting gear
  • Selection of personnel
  • Instruction and supervision
  • Consultation with other responsible bodies if necessary
  • Ensuring that adequate inspection and maintenance of lifting equipment has been carried out.
  • Ensuring that there is an effective procedure for reporting defects and incidents and taking any necessary corrective action.
  • Responsibility for the organisation, control and safety of the lifting operation.

All of the above will be examinable

  • Set square
  • Compass
  • Scale ruler
  • A3 graft paper 6 sheets minimum
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Calculator

This course has two assessments:

  •  Online Assessment [20 Multiple Choice Questions]
  • A practical lift plan comprising of drawings with calculations

Failure of either exam is deemed to be a failure of the course and no re sit option can be offered for a minimum of 12 months to allow learner gain adequate site experience.

On successful completion, successful delegates will be awarded:

  •  City & Guilds Appointed Person [Lifting Operations] Certificate
  • CIF Verification Card [Renewed Every 3 Years]
  • 21 CPD Points

Member Rate: €795.00

Non-member Rate: €895.00

For All Enquiries or Course Bookings Contact:

Conor Greham: 01 4066031 / [email protected]

Robert Butler: 01 4066071 / [email protected]

The CIF can deliver this programme in house and may be tailored to your companies requirements.

In terms of programme delivery, the CIF can facilitate learning by virtual means (online via Zoom), or in classroom format (at your premises), subject to criteria. Please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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