Forklift and Platform Training Courses

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We offer a range of Articulated Boom Lift Platform Cherry Picker (MEWPS) Training courses, our courses are also RTITB Accredited.

Our course content includes the following:

  • Courses available for Novice to Refresher operators.
  • Operators are made aware of current legislation relating to MEWPS vehicles.
  • Pre-use inspection of access platform and vehicles.
  • Basic driving skills for elevated platforms.
    Safe siting of mobile elevated platforms.
  • Education on stability factors which affect mobile elevated platforms.
  • Use of harness systems.
  • Practical and theory test provided.
  • Relevant certification/ID cards provided on completion.

Mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) can provide a safe way of working at height:

  • They allow the worker to reach the task quickly and easily.
  • Have guard rails and toe boards which prevent a person falling
  • Can be used in-doors or out.

MEWPs include cherry pickers, scissor lifts and vehicle-mounted booms. Our training courses will assist operators in the following:

  • Choose the right MEWP for the job.
  • Identify and manage the risks involved with working from MEWPs.

Please contact us for more course information, course content and available dates.