IPAF for Operators

Price of Course: £195 + VAT per person
Duration of Course: 7 hours

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This course is aimed at employees who have some experience on, and are required to use Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPS) as part of their work activities. This is a fully accredited course from the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), if inexperienced may require a 2 day course. Please call office for details.

Note: Some sites require the Operator to hold a Safety Harness License as well - For more information please ask the trainer on the day as this is an extra course

Equipment categories include:
Scissor Lift, Self-Propelled Boom, Trailer-Mounted Boom, Vertical Personnel Platform, Van & Truck Mounted Booms and Harness training.

Onsite Training can be arranged - Where training is only required for 1 machine there is a maximum of 6 delegates.  Also available at the Safe Training Services centre.

Training on both machines has a 4 delegate maximum.    

IPAF Course Contents

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Limitations of MEWPS 
  • Controls, Safety Devices and Warning Alarms 
  • Routine Inspection and Servicing Requirements 
  • Preparation for Work on a MEWP 
  • Ground and Site Conditions 
  • Safe Operating Techniques 
  • Emergency Lowering Procedures 
  • Manufacturers Instruction Manuals 
  • Fall Arrest/Restraint Equipment 
  • Practical Operating Test 
  • Multiple Choice Test Paper
IPAF (MEWPS) Catagories

IPAF (MEWPS) Certification

Upon completion of the course a certificate and photo ID card will be issued and valid for 5 years. A log book will be issued and requires completion for any future IPAF course.
Safe Training Services can train your team on the IPAF for Operators course on-site or at our training centre. Got a question? Call our specialist training team at our Hampshire office and we will help you get started.

Call 01329 849 097
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