Lifting Operations (Endorsement A59C)
Lifting Operations (Endorsement A59C)
Duration: 1-2 days including test, dependent on experience

During training courses, you will be shown how to:

  • Identify the risk associated with RCI systems and different lifting configurations
  • Identify the key components of the RCI system, for their purpose and correct operation
  • Interpret information from the RCI system and correct mode
  • Identify requirements for LOLER regs and LLE
  • Undertake correct start-up procedures, including all safety and function tests, and prepare to work
  • Locate correct information from Operators manual
  • Correctly lift within the machines SWL
  • Correctly lift on cambers and understanding the risks of down/up camber
  • Correctly travel with suspended, long loads and through restrictions
  • Undertake correct shutdown procedures (machine dependent)


End Point Assessment: Knowledge & skills you will be assessed on (theory / practical)

  • Understand current H & S legislation including: lifting operations, lifting equipment regulations and lifting hand signals to BS7121
  • Lift the load from minimum radius, position the load at 75% of full radius and rotate for a minimum of 180 degrees. 
  • Lift the load from minimum radius, position the load at full radius whilst following ground contours and rotate for a minimum of 10 degrees.
  • Travel with a load passing through a restriction and over rough terrain, executing left and right hand turns
  • Proof of passing the Health and Safety Touch Screen Test (passed within the last 2 years)
  • Photographic ID (CSCS Card, Driving Licence, UK Passport, CPCS Card)
  • National Insurance number
  • Evidence of A59 A or B competency
Test Duration
Theory Test: 30 Minutes
Practical Test: 40 Minutes
Upcoming Dates
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