Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP)

This in-person training allows students to obtain the necessary knowledge and skills required to operate Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs), such as boom and scissor lifts that are manually propelled and towable lifts safely. Upon successful completion of the classroom theory and final written exam, students must successfully complete the hands-on practical evaluation for each piece of equipment to receive operator certification.

Topics include:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a workplace inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Safe operation
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

Time Requirements:

Class 4 hours

Note: This is not recognized as fall protection or working at heights training.