AERIAL WORK PLATFORM

AWP (Boom OR Scissor)

COURSE OUTLINE

This is a 1 day course designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to operate the equipment safely and efficiently.


PRE-REQUISITE: Fall Protection


WE WILL:

  • Provide operators with the appropriate skills and knowledge to demonstrate a competent and safe operation of the equipment.
  • Break down the overall objective into numerous secondary objectives that are necessary, to reach the final objectives of qualification as a life operator.


COURSE OVERVIEW


Chapter 1: Regulations, Standards & Policies

Chapter 2: Types of Aerial Lifts 

Chapter 3: Parts and Functionality 

Chapter 4: Safety Systems and Devices

Chapter 5: Dimensions, Measurements & Capabilities

Chapter 6: Stability and Capacity

Chapter 7: Inspections

Chapter 8: Fall Protection

Chapter 9: Safe Operating Procedures

Chapter 10: Parking and Shutdown


Exam

Practical - Students must complete the following:

  • Pre-Use operations
  • Workplace inspections. 
  • Demonstration and safe use of all operational functions
  • Demonstration and safe use of all emergency functions