A20 Hoist

Course introduction

BAM Construction Training’s CPCS A20 Hoist training course is designed to provide novice and intermediate operators with sufficient Hoist training which will enable them to competently and safely carry out the role as a Hoist Operator and pass the CPCS theory & practical assessments.


Course time 2 days


Course time 3 days


£795 + VAT


£995 + VAT


Candidates must have passed a valid health, safety and environment test for operatives within the past 2 years (also known as the CSCS touch screen test). We can accommodate this at our centre for a fee of £60 + VAT.

Course Learning Outcomes

We have an average 2022 CPCS pass rate of


Pass Rate

Activity Instructions

Complete all manufacturers’ pre-use static and visual checks with a supporting commentary. Complete full pre-use running checks.

Carry out the emergency lowering procedure.

Place the hoist into service.

Prepare and maintain an exclusion zone in the relevant area.

Check loads for integrity, security and suitability for loading and transportation.

Determine a loading method and sequence with the assistant.

Prepare each load for loading activities. Place the loads within the platform.

Travel the platform to a given level and remove the loads.

Place the loads within the platform and travel to a different level.

Travel the platform to an out-of-service level and remove the loads.

Place the hoist out-of-service and secure.

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