Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) Operator

 

Objectives

To provide employees with the required skills and knowledge to carry out their duties efficiently and safely whilst operating mobile elevating work platforms. 

Accredited Mechanical Handling Equipment training now requires all candidates to be registered with a governing body. This is required for companies whose operators work on their own and clients sites and require a national certificate.

Contents
Classroom and practical instruction on the following:

  • Legislation, HASAWA, PUWER, LOLER, WAHR, MHSW
  • Ground Conditions
  • Selection, Inspection, & Use of Harness and Other PPE
  • Operating In Different Environments
  • Rescue Plan & Emergency Lowering
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Risk Assessment
  • Basic Principles of Stability
  • Pre & Post Use Checks
  • Safe Access & Egress
  • Safe starting, manoeuvring and stopping
  • Awareness of the working area
  • Accurate use of the hydraulic controls
  • Judgement of speed, space and height from the carrier
  • Isolation of work area
  • Park and Secure MEWP
  • Title


    Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) Operator

  • Category


    Machine Operators

  • Location


    Port Harcourt, Nigeria ?

  • Duration


    Novice operator 1 day Experienced, non-certificated operator 1 day Refresher/Conversion 1 day

  • Course Fees


    N50,000 VAT exc.  70000