Reach new heights of expertise with our two-day mobile elevated work platform (MEWP) boom-self propelled course. Please note this course is also available in a 1 day refresher.
A mobile elevated work platform (MEWP) boom-self propelled is a popular machine in maintenance and construction industries.
It allows you to work at, or get materials to, a desired height.
But without understanding how MEWPs work, or what precautions need to be taken when operating them, accidents can happen.
Our course will give you the skills to operate your machine expertly and safely.
The finer details:
Our 2-day course involves both training and practical assessment.
You’ll receive a certificate of training once it is complete.
Theory sessions include a look at MEWP legislation and a comprehensive insight into health and safety issues.
Then it’s on to the practical work.
You’ll learn how to prepare the machine and operate it effectively in various scenarios.
There’s also an in-depth study of emergency lowering procedures.
- Working in the construction industry
- Specific legislation/guidance on MEWPs
- What can go wrong
- Risk assessment
- Using an assistant (banksman)
- Preparation of machine
- Practical preparation of vehicles
- Practical use
- Emergency procedures