Mobile Elevated Work Platforms

This course is designed to train operators in the safety aspects relating to MEWPs and the skills involved in their operation.

Novice and existing operators who have had no formal training in the operation and safety precautions to take when using MEWPs should attend this course.

Course Content

  1. Health & Safety Legislation
  2. Basic types and specifications of MEWPs
  3. Safe Working Loads
  4. Outriggers and Stabilisers
  5. Travelling in operational mode
  6. Main duties of the operator
  7. Safety Precautions
  8. Daily operational checks
  9. Safety equipment required
  10. Barriers and signs

Practical Training

  • Setting up the MEWP
  • Travelling with the MEWP
  • Locating the platform in an elevated working position
  • Emergency lowering procedures
  • Inspection and servicing
  • Theoretical test
  • Practical Assessment
  • Course review and close

Maximum of 3 trainees per day.
Individual certification is issued upon completion of the course.

Choice of Course - MEWPS

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Area Covered

  • Aberdeen
  • Arbroath
  • Dundee
  • Edinburgh
  • Fort William
  • Fraserburgh
  • Glasgow
  • Inverness
  • Kilmarnock
  • Oban
  • Perth
  • Peterhead
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Grants and funding can be available. Many local councils are offering  up to 75% funding for training. Contact us for further help.

Get in Touch

BB Training Services Ltd.
Reg. in Glasgow SC353752
Vat No. 172 1078 28

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