Mobile Elevated Working Platforms

1 - 2 Day Course | Max Participants: 10

Course Objective

To have the ability to operate safely and know the capability of an M.E.W.P, to assess tasks, and operate in a fashion that will: 

  • Not harm him or herself or any one else;

  • Not damage any material, structure or vehicles he or she may come in contact with;

  • Be able to conduct a pre-shift check on an M.E.W.P. and report any defect found 

Certified for 3 Years

Safely Operate an M.E.W.P

Pre-shift check on an M.E.W.P.

Course Content

Theoretical Assessment

  • Relevant legislation

  • Safety responsibilities of an operator

  • Pre-shift inspection of an M.E.W.P.

  • M.E.W.P. stability

  • Battery care for battery powered or refuelling for diesel or gas powered​​​

Practical Assessment

  • Introduction to the M.E.W.P.

  • Controls and instruments.

  • Daily inspection, take-over and maintenance

  • Start stopping and steering

  • Simple corners and manoeuvring

  • Operation of hydraulic controls

  • Weight assessment

  • Manoeuvring in confined spaces

  • Theory and practical assessment

Requirements​
  • I.D.

  • PPS No.

  • A Passport Size Photograph​