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Mobile Elevated

Working

Platforms

 

 

The Mobile Elevated Working Platforms course is designed for the operator who requires theoretical and practical instruction at basic level, in operating a MEWP in an industrial or construction environment.

It is also applicable to those experienced operators who require refresher training.

 

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Categories: Scissor. Boom (Articulated / Telescopic)

Course content:

• Understand the hazards involved in operating a MEWP and managing the risks.

• Guidance on the legal requirements and responsibilities involved in MEWP operations

• Identify the basic construction, purpose and function of components and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges.

• Identify and comply with manufacturer’s instructions and explain all relevant documentation

• How to carry out all pre-use and running checks.

• Driving the MEWP ensuring stability and control

• Configuring and operating the MEWP within the full working range of the equipment.

• Placing the MEWP in an out of service condition.

(Please note this course will not cover the practical instruction of fall protection equipment. For this category please see Courses).

Duration: Scissor lift – 1 day MEWP Boom all variants – up to 2 days for up to 3 students (See Training Info).

For combination courses, please enquire for an accurate assessment.

Venue: Can be carried out at our training school in Eastleigh or at an employer’s premises or site. Equipment: Students will require a serviceable and in date fall arrest harness and lanyard.

Assessment: At the end of the course students will undergo a formal written test on all theoretical subjects covered and a practical assessment on their basic skills.

Accreditation: NPORS or LETS certificate

Cost: Dependant on course duration and attendees.

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