Mobile Elevated Work Platform and Harness Training

Course Description

The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 places a duty on every employer to ensure so far as reasonably practicable the safety, health and welfare at work of all his employees which includes provision of the appropriate information, instruction, training and supervision.

MEWP stands for Mobile Elevated Work Platform which is a Cherry Picker, Scissor-Lift and Telescopic Boom.  NCTS Ltd can complete training on all MEWPS.  Harness Safety training is also inculded in this one day course.

Introduction

Legislation SHWWA
General Application Regulations
MEWP categories
Pre Use Inspection
Safe operating methods and hazards
Overhead Hazards
Ground Conditions
Theory test
Practical training
Practical assessment
Course evaluation

Who should attend;

Anyone who operates different types of MEWPs whether they are Scissor Lifts (Mobile Vertical lifts), Self-Propelled Telescopic booms or Articulating booms (Mobile booms). It is also suitable for users of Static Booms with outriggers including Spider booms on tracks or wheels, Van-mounted booms, Truck-mounted booms or Trailer-mounted booms.

Course Duration 

1 Day