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IPAF Training

Duration:1 day




Training in the use of work equipment is required by Health & Safety legislation and Work at Height regulations. Employers are obliged to provide this training for employees. The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), is the recognised worldwide as the organising body for the access industry. We offer a comprehensive range of MEWP courses specifically designed by IPAF for the industry.

Courses can be undertaken at a customer’s own premises our training providers centre in Milton Keynes.

The MEWP Operator ‘Type Specific’ course provides instruction on the preparation and safe operation of specific models of mobile elevated work platforms.

Course agenda

  • Introduction to MEWP
  • Safe operation and limitations of use
  • Identification of major components
  • Pre-use checks and inspections
  • Checks prior to road travel
  • Site condition and route planning
  • Travelling and manoeuvring
  • Setting the machine for work
  • Typical work applications
  • Test – practical and verbal
  • Course review and questionnaire