QFI Certificate of Learning Achievement in Controlling Lifting Operations: Planning Lifts (Construction)

QFI Approved Assessment Centres that deliver this programme:

Qualifications for Industry awards a number of knowledge based qualifications (KBQs) under construction and associated occupations. QFI’s KBQs are awarded as Certificates of Learning Achievement with occupational knowledge and understanding assessed to the knowledge requirements of the National Occupational Standards (NOS). Achieving this qualification confirms the learning outcome of the Industry Specific Training for the related Scottish Modern Apprenticeship in Construction.

CITB takes responsibility for developing and maintaining the National Occupational Standards in Construction.


In order to gain the full CLA in Controlling Lifting Operations: Planning Lifts (Construction), candidates must complete 7 Units in total.

TitleSCQF levelSCQF credits
Develop and Maintain Good Working RelationshipsN/AN/A
Plan Lifting ActivitiesN/AN/A
Plan and Establish Health, Safety, Welfare and Environmental Systems for Lifting OperationsN/AN/A
Plan Work Activities and Resources to Meet Work RequirementsN/AN/A
Evaluate and Select Work MethodsN/AN/A
Plan the Preparation of the Site for the ProjectN/AN/A
Identify, Allocate and Plan the Deployment and Use of Plant, Equipment or MachineryN/AN/A