Safe Mobile Elevating Working Platforms Training

Course Objectives

To implement safe operating practices and awareness of safe operating procedures to reduce or eliminate MEWP-related incidents and accidents.
To increase overall knowledge of Aerial Lift / Boom Lift operating principles.

Course Prerequisite

At least 21 years of age
Capable of reading and understanding the English language.
Basic knowledge of operation of mobile elevating working platforms.

Course Outline

Working at heights (hazards and controls)
Detention and Types of MEWPs
MEWP Components
MEWP Selection
Hazards Managements
Operational Requirements 
Pre- use Inspection
Primary Causes of MEWP Accidents
General Operational Safety Precautions
MEWP Capacity charts
Practical Assessment

Course Duration

1 day

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  • What are the benefits of enrolling in this course?
    • World-class training – by learning from TÜV SÜD’s industry experts and training specialists

    • Interactive learning style – with interactive formats such as lectures, illustrations and simulations are used

    • Networking opportunity – where you can meet and build network with like-minded individuals at our instructor-led training

    • Gain a competitive edge – by getting trained by experts known in the fields of safety, security and sustainability

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