IPAF Training Skyline hire

This programme is designed for the operators of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs), for the renewal of PAL cards, or for those looking to
learn how to operate MEWPs. This includes any scissor lifts and personnel lifts that do not have outriggers, so the machine can be driven whilst
elevated (manufacturer specification permitting).

Course length
1 day depending on categories & experience.

Course objective
To instruct an operator to prepare and operate various types of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs). This includes any scissor lifts and
personnel lifts that do not have outriggers so that you can drive the machine while elevated (manufacturer specification permitting).

Course content
• Health & Safety regulations and legislation
• Accident control and prevention
• Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
• Working at Height Regulations
• Operation and safe manoeuvre of machines
• Preuse inspection
• Auxilliary and manual descent procedure
• Theory test and practical assessment

Key learning objectives
By the end of the course delegates will be able to:
• Be aware of the relevant Health & Safety regulations
• Be aware of accident prevention and control
• Be aware of the needs regarding personnel protection
• Be aware of the need to refer to the machine operating manual
• Drive the MEWP safely and manoeuvre the machine as required, to correctly position and carry out the required tasks in a correct and proper manner, both inside and outside a building

Who should attend
This programme is designed for the operators of MEWPs, renewal of PAL cards or for those looking to learn how to operate MEWPs. The course will
consist of classroom based tutorials, demonstrations and practical and written tests.

PPE required: Yes

Tower training

PASMA training Skyline hire

Course Title – Towers for Users

Course Length
1 day, lasting a minimum of 6 hours

Who will benefit from this course
Personnel who will be responsible for the assembly, dismantling, alteration, moving and inspecting of mobile access towers

Learning Objectives
How to safely assemble, dismantle, relocate and alter a mobile access tower without risk of personal injury to the delegate or others

Method Instruction
Both in theory and practical sessions with assessments

PPE required?

Course content
Legislation, Regulations and Guidance affecting working at height with mobile access towers, PASMA Code of Practice.
Product Standards EN1004:2004, assembling, altering and dismantling towers incorporating current best practice for fall protection, inspection of completed mobile access towers and completion of Tower Inspection Records. Hazards affecting the use of mobile access towers and how to avoid.

Instructor delegate ratio
Maximum of 1:12

Venue requirements
A suitable classroom to accommodate 12 delegates for the theory session and both an indoor / outdoor practical area with a minimum free height of 6 metres are prerequisites

Supporting Documents
A course content and notes booklet and a current Code of Practice booklet will be issued to all delegates who attend the course Award A PASMA PhotoCard and Certificate will be issued to successful delegates who complete the theory and practical sessions which have a five year
validity period

For information please call our team

01582 603290