Course Details

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Course Aims & Overview


To instruct an operator to prepare and operate 3b cherry picker type of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs) and to obtain an IPAF accredited (PAL Card) operator license.

Duration: 0.5 day
Assessment: Oral questions throughout the course with a theory and practical assessment
Certification: On attaining the relevant pass level delegates will receive an IPAF PAL Card photo ID license and certificate of training.
Maximum number of delegates per course: 8

At the end of the course

Delegates will be aware of the relevant legislation and guidance. Be aware of the need to refer to the machine’s operation manual. Complete a Pre-use inspection on their selected MEWP. Be Aware of the Safe operating practices.

Client & Delegate Requirements

Client Requirements:
This course is solely conducted at your site using your PAV’s and you must meet IPAF’s on-site training requirements (please contact our training department for more details)
Delegate Requirements:
Appropriate PPE as per company policy

Course Content

  • Introduction to IPAF and MEWP’s
  • Pre-theory test
  • Legislations, regulations, standards and best practice
  • MEWP categories explained
  • Structural parts identified
  • Pre-use inspection/handover requirements
  • Safe operating methods and hazards to be observed
  • Post-theory test Pass/Fail
  • Practical training on selected categories
  • Practical assessment on selected categories Pass/Fail
  • Training course evaluation license renewal & log book completion