CCDO Demolition Chargehand Refresher Details
Once the individual has completed the appropriate pre-requisites they will be issued with the appropriate coloured CCDO card.
These cards are renewable every 5 years to ensure that carded demolition workers have the most up to date knowledge and are operating in the safest and most efficient way whilst performing their designated tasks. For those leading a team, it's essential that working practices are correct as these processes will be taught to the Topmen, Demolition Refurbishment Operatives and Labourers. Our refresher courses take place in one day and cover all of the basic knowledge updates required to renew your CCDO card for 5 years.
Who should attend
- Candidates must have 5 years of verifiable experience in the demolition industry.
- Candidates require a current Demolition Specialist or above Health, Safety and Environment Test Pass and a current Approved Asbestos Awareness certificate (not e-learning).
- Candidates who have a Silver Chargehand Card that needs refreshing.
Course assessment and certification
CCDO card and certificate
CCDO Demolition Chargehand (5 Year Card)
For “working supervisors” leading a team of CCDO Topman, CCDO Demolition Refurbishment Operatives and CCDO Labourers to perform specific demolition or dismantling tasks, reporting to a CCDO Demolition Site Supervisor. Experienced Topmen who upon achieving the Chargehand course are required to achieve an NVQ Level 3 in Supervision. The individual holding this qualification should either have previously held or currently holds a full 5-year CCDO Topman qualification. The Silver card is valid for 5-years and is renewable.
- Ensuring work is carried out in accordance with RAMS.
- Reporting to site supervisor.
- Delivering Tool Box Talks.
- Team Leader directing and working alongside operatives.
- Preparation and delivery of site inductions.
Must hold the red (3 Year) CCDO Chargehand card or have a minimum of 5-years Demolition Industry experience. To obtain a 5-year Demolition Chargehand card you must meet all the pre-requisites; have completed the 2-day course and passed NVQ Level 3. Find out more about the course and check you have the right card:
LinksCCDO Demolition Chargehand Card (3 Year)
Current Demolition Specialist or above Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Touchscreen Test Pass. You can take your HSE Test Pass at NDTG's Training Centre in Hemel Hempstead, just call 01442 217 144 (Option 2) to book. Member price: £30+VAT per person. Non-Member price: £60+VAT per person. To find alternative test centres local to you, call: 0344 9944488. To help you revise for the test, you can find revision questions here:
You must hold a current Asbestos Awareness Certificate (NOT e-learning). You can only obtain your Asbestos Awareness Certificate through NDTG, UKATA, ARCA, or ACAD. Find out more about the course with us:
Achieved Level 3 Demolition Chargehand NVQ. There are 9 mandatory units: QCF641, QCF642, QCF643, QCF154v3, QCF209v2, QCF210v2, QCF211v2, QCF212v2, and QCF213v2 and 1 unit that is picked out of a choice of 2: QCF155v3 or QCF156v2.
PLEASE NOTE: The silver card valid for 5 years. This card is renewable. For card renewal, operatives will need to sit the 2-day Chargehand course. For more information, contact NDTG on 01442 217 144 (option 2).