There are many types of MEWPS which we can offer training in, leading to certification from various Accrediting bodies – NPORS, Lantra, BRITTOp or NPTC.

Course Content:

  • Current legislation, operator responsibilities & best practice
  • The risks associated with the use of MEWPs & the main causes of accidents
  • The function of the main components, controls & their usage
  • Carry out pre operation & daily checks
  • Operational checks & risk assessment
  • Manoeuvring over varying terrain, forward & reverse including inclines, uneven ground, confined areas, width restrictions
  • Setting up in preparation for work
  • Elevating the platform to pre-determined height & location
  • Elevating the platform to maximum height
  • End of shift checks and duties

Course Length

1 – 2 days dependent on experience.