Training in Mobile Elevated Work Platform - MEWP (Boom - Vehicle Mounted) (Assessment and Refresher for Experienced Operators)

New Training in Mobile Elevated Work Platform - MEWP (Boom - Vehicle Mounted) (Assessment and Refresher for Experienced Operators)

                                            Training Technical Award in Mobile Elevated Work Platform - MEWP

                       (Boom - Vehicle Mounted) (Assessment and Refresher for Experienced Operators)

Product code: 
LAA2603
Summary / introduction: 
A Boom - Vehicle mounted mobile elevated work platform (MEWP) allows you to move to your location and then work at height. However operating this type of machinery does require safety to be adhered to at all times in order to avoid any potential accidents.
Target audience: 

A Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) solves many access problems that exist in construction, maintenance and other industries but it can be dangerous if not used correctly. Accidents happen when operators do not fully understand how MEWPs operate and the precautions which must be taken.

Description: 

A Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) solves many access problems that exist in construction, maintenance and other industries but it can be dangerous if not used correctly. Accidents happen when operators do not fully understand how MEWPs operate and the precautions which must be taken. Our MEWPs (Boom – Vehicle mounted) refresher course is for you if you have experience in the operation of this equipment.

The course will run for one day and our experienced instructors will help guide you through the key fundamentals of the boom – vehicle mounted MEWPs capabilities so you are able to use it effectively and safely.

Product objectives: 

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify the basic construction and components, and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges.
  • Identify and comply with manufacturers’ instructions in accordance with the operator’s handbook, other information sources such as duties charts and applicable legislation (PUWER, LOLER).
  • Explain all relevant documentation.
  • Explain all displayed information on the machine.
  • Carry out pre-start and running checks.
  • Carry out emergency lowering procedures.
  • Operate controls from ground level, and from within the working platform.
  • Manoeuvre/Travel the MEWP involving tight turns and limited access, using both forward and reverse motions.
  • Position the platform up to maximum working height.
  • Keep within safe working parameters.
  • Place the machine in an out-of-service condition.
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures on and off a transporter.

Course sessions:

  •  Working in the construction industry
  • Specific legislation/guidance on MEWPs
  • Machines
  • What can go wrong
  • Risk assessment
  • Using an assistant (banksman)
  • Transportation
  • Preparation of machine
  • Practical preparation of vehicles
  • Practical use
  • Emergency procedures
Course / product type: 
Integrated Training & Assessment
Assessment type: 
Internal assessment and external verification
Course / product delivery: 
Theory and practical based
Language: 
English
Duration: 
1 Day
Min number of learners: 
1
Max number of learners: 
4
Category: 
Lift Truck and Plant Operations
Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPS)
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  • Product Code: TRAMEWP
  • Availability: In Stock
  • £179.00
This product has a minimum quantity of 3

Tags: MEWP, Boom,