Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) Scissorlift Operator Training

Knowing how to operate a MEWP Scissorlift correctly cuts down the chances of mistakes being made and accidents occurring.

Having had proper training for this equipment means your workforce will be able to operate more safely and efficiently than someone who has not - CDR Training can help

All people using equipment at work must be adequately trained to ensure health and safety in its use, supervision or management. For more information, please visit HSE's Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations PUWER
Our courses are designed to enable your business to comply with current health & safety legislation. Our instructors deliver the training at your site, allowing your staff to gain valuable experience on the equipment they will be using in their own unique work environment

There are a number of training course options available to you to train your workforce on the MEWP's you have on site, and they are designed for candidates of all levels of operating experience to suit your business

Please get in touch to discuss your specific training requirements

For more information on MEWP training courses for your operators, please get in touch

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Training for operators on a MEWP Scissorlift includes:

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • LOLER 1998
  • Work at Height Regulations
  • Understanding safe systems of work
  • Understanding the capabilities of MEWPs
  • Duties of the MEWP operator
  • Introduction to the equipment and its controls
  • Emergency systems for lowering
  • Hazards and risks 
  • Checks and inspections
  • Controls
  • Storage
  • Written assessment test paper
  • Practical assessment and operation of the work platform

PLUS - All trainees receive operator guidance notes at the beginning of their session

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