MEWP (Theory)

  • $29.95
    Unit price per 


Program Overview:

This program is recommended for all new and existing operators of multiple types of mobile elevating lift platforms.  This training is based on the requirements of the OHSA, Regulation 851 and Regulation 213/91 and CSA B354.7/B354.8.

The training consists of approximately 4 hours of theory, with a knowledge check completed at the end. To receive a certificate a practical session and evaluation must be completed. For the practical part of the course, participants are assessed on safety awareness and operating capabilities as per their employer’s training. When completed this course provides the knowledge and skills required for workers to operate site-specific elevated work platforms safely.

 

Training Content:

  • OHSA, Legislation and CSA Standards B354.7/B354.8
  • Lifting device equipment
  • Pre-shift equipment inspection and work area survey
  • Site specific hazards and controls for safe operation
  • Safety decals, load capabilities, specific equipment requirements
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Manufacturers specs
  • Signaler and spotter
  • Operation of lift
  • Tools & equipment storage
  • Hands on practical evaluation of knowledge

 

*Please Note: a prerequisite for MEWP training is Fall protection Training for Industry (Reg 851) and Working at Heights for Construction (Reg.213/91)