Information about the course:

Who is this course suitable for?

We can train you on 3A Mobile Vertical
3B Mobile Boom

Anyone in an organisation that operates scissor lifts, static or self powered telescopic and articulating booms, vertical platforms, vehicle or trailer mounted platforms and booms. This not only includes construction sites but all workplaces, such as schools, offices, theatres and factories both internally and externally.

What is the objective of the course?

Following the IPAF proven blend of theory and practical instruction, your employees can develop an awareness of the legal implications, common hazards and precautions, together with the correct driving, operation, pre-use inspection, elevating, lowering and emergency procedures for these commonly used MEWPs (Mobile Elevated Work Platforms).

The IPAF Training Course content Includes:

  • Introduction
  • MEWP Categories
  • Structural Parts
  • Regulations
  • Pre-use inspection/handover
  • Safe operating methods and hazards
  • Theory test Pass or Fail
  • Practical Training
  • Practical Assessment Pass or Fail
  • Licence Renewal & Log books

(Please note that we do offer group discount and other combinations of the IPAF Categories; please contact us for a quotation)

PPE Kit Requirements

Our IPAF Training Courses requires each candidate to provide the following PPE:

Safety Helmet with Chin Strap


Hi-Vis Vest/Jacket

Full Body Safety Harness with Short/Adjustable Restraint Lanyard

We do have a limited amount of Harnesses and Hi-Vis vests available on free loan.

Safety Footwear

Warm/Wet weather clothing as required


Upon successfully passing both the written and practical assessments, each delegate's details will be entered on to the IPAF central database and a Certificate of Competency and a Photo-ID Card will be issued that is valid for 5 years. The dates below are mainly for two categories 3A and 3B if you require just one or all three categories contact us

Available dates for this course


Price Exc. VAT - 200

Price Inc. VAT - 240

Pricing Details - For two Categories 3A/3B

Course Duration - approx 7 hours

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