Aerial Lift Platform Training

This program is a combination of theory and practical training, and is designed for aerial lift platform operators, safety committee members, maintenance workers and supervisors.
This program is a combination of theory and practical training.

Participants will learn:

Theory Program

  • Competency requirements under the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Regulations for lifting devices and mobile equipment
  • Personal protective equipment including fall arrest, head protection, etc.
  • Pre – shift inspection
  • Analyzing the task and workplace inspection
  • Precautions for other moving equipment (i.e. cranes, lift trucks, etc.)
  • Platform stabilization
  • Work area protection
  • Elevation and overhead hazards
  • Standard safe operating practices
  • Controls and basic operation
  • Fall Arrest
  • Participants are tested for their theoretical knowledge

Practical Program

  • Actual pre – shift inspection of the aerial platform
  • Actual driving, positioning, and elevating of the aerial platform
  • Participants skills are evaluated

Who Should Attend –¬†Aerial lift platform operators, safety committee members, maintenance workers and supervisors. Maximum 8 in a class.

Length – 3 hours of theory training and 1 hours of practical training.