MEWP (Mobile Elevated Work Platform) (IPAF)

Lorry Loader Crane (Hi-Ab) ALLMI
June 9, 2016
CITB CPCS Crane Appointed Person / Persons (Lifting Operations)
June 9, 2016
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    O’Reilly Training Ltd IPAF accredited Mobile Elevated Working Platforms course for candidates to operate an MEWP safely and correctly including pre-use inspection, the causes of instability and emergency procedures.  For scissors boom, boom lift training, scissors and boom safety training courses.

    Duration of training
    1 Day

    Minimum and maximum class numbers
    4 Max

    Award
    O’Reilly Training certificate & I.D. card

    Required Prior Learning
    None

    Duration of certificate
    Valid for 5 years

     

    Course description & General Information

    AIMS OF COURSE:

    • On completion participants will be able to:
    • Operate an MEWP safely and correctly in accordance with the Manufacturers handbook
    • Clearly understand the causes of instability while operating an MEWP
    • Carry out correctly, a pre-use inspection of an MEWP
    • Understand fully the procedures for the emergency lowering of the MEWP in the event of an emergency

     

    CONTENTS OF COURSE:

    • Legislation and the use of MEWP’s
    • Basic types and specification of MEWP’s
    • Hazards associated with using MEWP’s
    • MEWP Accident Analysis
    • Daily pre-use checks and maintenance requirements
    • Safety precautions while using MEWP’s
    • Positioning of the MEWP
    • Raising and lowering the MEWP safely and correctly
    • Emergency Procedures
    • Evaluating Ground Conditions
    • Theory & Practical Assessment