We offer a MEWP for Managers (Mobile Elevating Work Platform) training course to suit your needs
As a Manager you must be able to demonstrate your competence to plan, supervise and manage the use of MEWPs.
Our IPAF MEWPs for Managers Course will prepare you for MEWP projects within your business.
Course length: 1 full day
To instruct a Supervisor or Manager in what is required to prepare for and safely co-ordinate various types of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs) within their control.
At the end of the course the candidate will Be aware of current legislation, different types & Classifications of MEWPS, Machine Selection, Correct PPE, Safe use and operation, be able to identify misuse and abuse of MEWPS, Planning and maintenance considerations
MEWP Regulations & Standards
Hire Terms & Conditions
Machine classification and use
Structural parts & MEWP Selection
Operator training and familiarisation
Operator daily inspection
MEWP personal fall protection
Safe operating methods and hazard awareness
Safety Beyond training
Theory test Course evaluation
Key learning objectives
By the end of the course delegates will be able to:
• Understand the importance of pre-use checks and of the daily maintenance carried out prior to commencing work
• Understand the regulations relevant to MEWP usage
• Use the correct emergency procedures, capacities and limitations to enable safe operation
• Correctly select MEWPs
• Correctly select fall protection equipment
Who should attend
Anyone who supervises or plans working at height.
The course consists of classroom based tutorials, demonstrations, practical and test.