Training

IPAF TRAINING COURSES

IPAF MEWP Operator Training

1a Static Vertical Lift

This One day course covers the smaller vertical access platforms. In operation, they are moved into the correct position and the stabiliser arms are then deployed fixing the position of the machine. Only then can the platform be safely elevated.

The training course is a blended course of theory and practical training followed by a formal assessment , such as

  • MEWP Categories
  • Structural Parts
  • Risk assessments and the need for method statements
  • Regulations
  • Pre-Use Inspections/Handovers
  • Safe Operating methods and Hazards

The maximum number for a single category course is 6 Delegates, if it a duel category course then the maximum number is 4 Delegates

1b Static Boom

This One day course covers Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs), which are fixed in position before the elevating boom can be used.

This includes lorry mounted, van mounted, trailer push-around.

The training course is a blended course of theory and practical training followed by a formal assessment , such as

  • MEWP Categories
  • Structural Parts
  • Risk assessments and the need for method statements
  • Regulations
  • Pre-Use Inspections/Handovers
  • Safe Operating methods and Hazards

The maximum number for a single category course is 6 Delegates, if it a duel category course then the maximum number is 4 Delegates

3a Mobile Scissor Lift

This One day course covers Mobile Vertical Platforms - Scissor Lifts (SL) you can also incorporate with this, following familiarisation training, the Push Around Vertical (PAV)

The training course is a blended course of theory and practical training followed by a formal assessment , such as

  • MEWP Categories
  • Structural Parts
  • Risk assessments and the need for method statements
  • Regulations
  • Pre-Use Inspections/Handovers
  • Safe Operating methods and Hazards

The maximum number for a single category course is 6 Delegates, if it a duel category course then the maximum number is 4 Delegates

3b Mobile Self Propelled Boom

This One day course covers Mobile Boom Platforms.

Mobile boom machines come in two main varieties, Telescopic Booms and Articulating Booms. Known previously as Self Propelled Booms.

The training course is a blended course of theory and practical training followed by a formal assessment , such as

  • MEWP Categories
  • Structural Parts
  • Risk assessments and the need for method statements
  • Regulations
  • Pre-Use Inspections/Handovers
  • Safe Operating methods and Hazards

The maximum number for a single category course is 6 Delegates, if it a duel category course then the maximum number is 4 Delegates

Harness Use & Selection

This course instructs a user to select, inspect and use a harness and associated equipment safely when using a MEWP.

The maximum number for the ½ Day course is 10. Should you need more done then this will extend to a full day due to the practical element of the course.

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