In February 2014, we attained the Queen’s Anniversary prize for our leadership of skills development across the region’s rural economy. In 2015 Duchy College (part of The Cornwall College Group) merged with Bicton College to become the region’s largest land-based education and training provider.
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you would like to operate plant vehicles on construction sites and want to gain your CPCS Plant Operators Licence.
to attend an informal interview to discuss your interest in the course. You will also need an interest in operating construction plant and good hand-eye coordination.
how to operate a variety of equipment including excavators, forklifts, dumpers and road rollers.
to complete theory and practical tests on four different types of construction plant.
learning the skills necessary to gain the Construction Plant Competence Certificate (CPCS) operator's card - the licence to practice on a construction site.
further study with our Construction Plant Operations Apprenticeship Level 2 and complete your Construction Plant Competence Certificate (CPCS).
Alex Sillifant Construction
"Duchy College gave me the skills and experience I needed for this industry and I’m definitely glad that I studied there”.
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.