Schedule

4 Hours
31st May 2024 @ 12.00pm
EDS Training Naas
€ 195.00
6 available
4 Hours
14th June 2024 @ 12.00pm
EDS Training Naas
€ 195.00
6 available
4 Hours
28th June 2024 @ 12.00pm
EDS Training Naas
€ 195.00
6 available

Course Name: Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP)

Duration: 1 Full Day (Combined with Working at Height)

Course Aim: This course is designed to equip learners with the necessary skills and knowledge to operate Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs) safely and in compliance with manufacturer’s guidelines and industry best practices.

Course Content:

  1. Legislation and MEWP Use: Understanding the legal framework and regulations governing the use of MEWPs.
  2. MEWP Types and Specifications: Overview of the basic types and specifications of MEWPs.
  3. Identifying Hazards: Recognising and mitigating hazards associated with MEWP use.
  4. MEWP Accident Analysis: Examining past incidents to enhance safety awareness and prevention strategies.
  5. Daily Pre-use Checks and Maintenance: Conducting essential checks and routine maintenance to ensure MEWP safety and functionality.
  6. Safety Precautions: Implementing safety measures while operating MEWPs.
  7. MEWP Positioning: Techniques for correctly positioning MEWPs for various tasks.
  8. Safe Operation: Guidelines for safely raising and lowering MEWPs.
  9. Emergency Procedures: Preparedness and response for emergency situations while operating MEWPs.
  10. Evaluating Ground Conditions: Assessing ground conditions to ensure safe MEWP operation.
  11. Theory & Practical Assessment: Comprehensive evaluation of theoretical knowledge and practical skills.

Certification:

Upon successful completion, participants will receive an RTITB or EDS certificate, valid for 3 years, certifying their competency in the safe operation of MEWPs.

Additional Requirement:

Participants are required to have a valid Working at Height certification. If you do not already possess this certification, you will need to book our Working at Height (WAH) course in conjunction with the MEWP training.