The Level 2 NVQ diploma in Plant Operations (Construction) will develop knowledge and skills in slinging and signalling the movement of loads and guiding and moving loads or machinery. Learners can specialise in various specialist plant machines including forklift trucks, excavators, scissor platforms, Forward tipping dumper and cranes.

It includes preparing and operating cranes or machinery to:

  • lift and transfer loads
  • excavate materials
  • extract materials

Purpose of this qualification:

The primary purpose of the NVQ level 2 in plant operations qualification is to develop and confirm the learner’s occupational competence as a plant operator. As a work-related, competence-based qualification it will provide, on completion, confirmation to employers and industry managers and card schemes that learners have the skills and knowledge needed to meet the nationally recognised standard to carry out the role. Once completed you can apply for your Blue card.

Course length:

Completed in 1 visit to clients site

Course Price

£695.00 Plus VAT

Payment Options

£180.00 due when booking the NVQ and the remainder due prior to site visit


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