This program is designed to instruct AWP operators in the safe operations of their equipment.This course consists of classroom training, video presentation, written examination, hands-on training that includes site hazard evaluations, pre-operation equipment inspection, equipment function test and an operations performance evaluation of each operator. The customer must have an aerial lift available on site for the hands-on portion of this training. A machine can be provided per the customer's specs upon request. This course will cover the 3 main types of aerial lifts used in construction, manufacturing and general industry - Boom Lifts, Scissor Lifts and Personnel Lifts (manual/push-around lifts).
A written test, a hands-on performance evaluation and a “Certificate of Completion” wallet card will be given to each participant upon successful completion of this course. Employers will receive a roster list and course evaluation forms. Subjects to be covered are:
|Aerial Lift Hazards||Pre-Start Inspections||Skills Evaluation|
|Aerial Lift Requirements||Hazard Surveys||Working Requirements|
|Training Requirements||Falling Object Hazards||Modifications|
|Frequent Inspections||Moving Aerial Lifts||Maintenance Requirements|
|Periodic Inspections||Vehicle Stability||Dynamic Stability|
This is a four or more hour class depending on the number of students.