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AWP "Aerial Work Platform"

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Course Overview

This full certificate program is suitable for experienced or inexperienced operators of Aerial Work Platforms. The program may be tailored to address the specific needs of each application as required.

Topics covered include:

Theory: 4-hour session

  • Introduction
  • Review Recent Accidents and Cause
  • Explanation of Current Legislation and Standards
  • Safe Work Environment (Signs, Barriers, Pylons, Pedestrian Safety)
  • Pre-Operational Inspection of Machine
  • Protective Equipment Inspection (Harness/Lanyard)
  • Engineering Design (Stability Factors, Outriggers)
  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Fuel Source (Battery and Propane)
  • Summary
  • Written Test

Practical: (Conducted Individually)

Practical evaluations require up to half an hour per person (Depending on application) or more for newer operators and are conducted in actual work environment whenever possible

  • Pre-Operational Check
  • Inspections (Harness/Lanyard)
  • Securing Work Area
  • Safe Operation of Unit
  • Overhead Obstructions
  • Company Specific Hazards
  • Hands-On Training
  • Competency Test
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