MEWPS Allied Training Services Aberdeen, Providers of Onshore and Offshore Training IRATA - RTITB - IOSH Accredited Training Centre

Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWPS)

The Aim of the Course is to:

Provide the candidate with the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in operating either a Boom or Scissor Mobile Elevated Working Platforms.

Mobile Elevating Work Platform Course Duration

This depends on the number of candidates and the ratio of candidates / machines per Instructor.  Foundation course includes 1 Day Module 2 Health & Safety Course.

The Objectives of the Course are to enable delegates to:

    Be able to operate the machine safely and correctly in accordance with manufacturers' instructions and accepted good practice.

    Be able to operate machine safely and correctly in accordance with manufacturers' instructions and accepted good practice

    Site and operate machine safely in relation to task

    Be able to carry out minor adjustments and routine services.

    Have an understanding of responsibilities under Health and Safety at Work Act 1974  & other current relevant legislation.

Who Do We Recommend Attends The Course?

All personnel required to operate a Mobile Working Platform.

Mobile Elevating Work Platform Course Summary

Candidates will participate in theory lessons and practical demonstrations / exercises, all of which are highlighted by the use of OHP & Videos covering;

    An Introduction to the Construction Industry

    Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations

    Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations

    Health and Safety at Work Act 1974

    Other current relevant regulations

    Introduction to machine

    Pre - shift inspections

    Controls and instruments

    Operators Code of Safe Practice

    Components and types of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms

    Limitation of use

    Moving and locating machine

    Emergency controls

    Servicing and Inspection Testing


RTITB accredited, an Allied Training Services Certificate will be provided.

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