Course Aims

This course is for delegates who are responsible for planning, supervising and managing the use of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) in the workplace. It outlines what managers need to know about using MEWPs on site in order to mitigate all possible risks.

IPAF - MEWP for Managers - VIRTUAL

Who Attends

The course is aimed at project managers, foremen and supervisors working in a broad range of industries such as construction, facilities management, retail, airports and arboriculture who are responsible for supervising or managing the use of powered access, including scissor lifts, self-propelled boom lifts, trailer mounted boom lifts and aerial work platforms.

Course Content

  • MEWP legislation and guidance
  • Hire terms and conditions
  • Machine types and use
  • Structural parts and MEWP selection
  • Operator training and familiarisation
  • Operator daily inspection
  • MEWP personal fall protection
  • Safe operating methods and hazard awareness
  • Safety beyond training
  • Written test

Qualifications Obtained

Delegates successfully completing the course will receive an IPAF Certificate.

Delegates who hold a valid IPAF operator Powered Access Licence (PAL) Card will also have category (MM) added.

Additional Information

*PLEASE NOTE* all online bookings are provisional until confirmed with you by our training team.

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If pre-scheduled dates are not listed on this page, or if the dates published do not fit your requirement, please contact us as arrangements can be made to suit your needs. 

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  • Duration

    1 Day

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