Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWP)
MEWP In-house Operators Certificate
Operator Competency Assessments are undertaken at the end of this training course, and our Assessors will be looking for a demonstration of knowledge & skills in the following areas:-
Knowledge of Work @ Height Regulations and how they impact on the use of MEWPs;
Undertaking a JSRA before work starts
Daily static pre-use checks
Daily pre-use running checks
PFPE inspection & donning
Total control during operation at low level & high level
Observation skills & Spatial Awareness
Correct operation of the Emergency decent control procedure
Achieve an acceptable level of competency & control during skills assessments.
This course is normally delivered on our clients premises utilising clients own machine either a Scissor type or a Boom type machine, only one type of machine can be covered in one day.
a max of three operators per course up to a max of six.
Course Fee is per person £135:00+vat
Our fixed daily fee applies £95:00 +vat
All operators will require a full body harness and a Restraint Lanyard (not fall arrest) as shown in the picture above!
We can supply this PFPE and bring it with us should you so wish (we do not supply cheap foreign imports) please enquire for current cost.
IPAF Registered MEWP Operator
This Internationally Recognised Certification is valid for 5 years, and covers all types of MEWP in separate categories;-
Self Propelled Scissor Lifts (3a) & Self Propelled Boom Types (3b) being the most common.
This course is of One Days Duration
SWL Capabilities & Limitations
Pre-use Checks (static & running)
Planning the route & work inc JSRA
Travelling & manoeuvring safely
Setting up & stability
Safe operation & emergency procedures
Observation & awareness
Inspection & use of PFPE
Theory knowledge & practical skills assessment
Delegates will be required to bring their own PFPE including an Adjustable Restraint Lanyard (ARL), Safety Boots, Hi-Vis Jacket/vest, Hard Hat with Chin Strap.
Course Fee per person £200:00 + vat fee includes; PAL ID card, Operator Certificate, Course Handbook & Operator Log Book.
Please enquire if you require any further information on other IPAF categories