Safe operation and limitations of use. Note: Training may be undertaken on different machine types depending on the availability of sufficient space. Introduction to MEWPs - Awareness of different types of MEWPs Introduction to the machine - Walk around and familiarisation with MEWP Major components - Identification of each component and its function Pre-use checks and inspection - Carry out all the required checks/inspections on the following items:- tyres, main frame, turntable, fluid levels, hoses, electrical cables, booms, cage, brakes, steering, lights, travel, controls (lower/upper), pins/retaining bolts and decals
This programme is designed for the operators of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) and those looking to renew their operator licences.
Who Should Attend
This programme is designed for the operators of MEWPs, renewal of PAL cards or for those looking to learn how to operate MEWPs. The course will consist of classroom based tutorials, demonstrations and practical and written tests.
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