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Mobile Elevating Work Platform Safety (MEWP)

This course provides mobile elevating work platform (MEWP) operators with both theory and practical hands-on operation training on both scissor (3A) and boom lift (3B) equipment, including:

  • Review all current standards and regulations
  • Identify the different types of MEWP equipment
  • Review weight capacity of lift and extension deck
  • Review the basic parts and operation of MEWP
  • Review fall arrest requirements
  • Discuss emergency lowering techniques
  • Receive training on the safe operation of a MEWP
  • Complete a pre-shift inspection
  • Perform complete function tests
  • Review different types of fuels and fueling procedures
  • Practice safe driving, raising & lowering techniques
  • Practical and theory evaluation

Duration: 7-8 hours
Cost: $250 per person