IPAF MEWPS For Managers Training

Course Content

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 Aim

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. Course Objectives: 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


1 Day

Course Contents

  • Introduction
  • 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

Further Course Notes

Free parking is available on site.