In cooperation with 1 Contact Safety, Lucas Liftruck is proud to introduce a new set of training course emphasizing elevated work environments. The mobile elevated work platform training course will be offered at our Thorold South location, as well on-demand at your location. This course is intended for those required by Ontario regulations to receive specialized training to deal with the hazards and issues associated with working on a mobile elevated platform. For further information, please check out the course details below or contact us today.
Mobile Elevated Work Platforms Course
The Mobile Elevated Work Platform training course is designed for workers who operate scissor lifts or articulating boom lifting devices in either an industrial establishment or on a construction site. Inspectors will check to ensure that workers have the training, knowledge and experience to operate specific lifting devices they will also check that supervisors are competent to oversee workers’ operation of these devices. The training program consists of a combination of theory and practical modules which will educate students on the concepts and principles for safe operation of both scissor lift & articulating boom style lifting devices.
The course material is energetically delivered by an experienced trainer covering the following topics as they relate to the safe operation of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms:
Safety regulations and legal requirements
Hazards & risks relating to equipment operation
Identifying safe and unsafe work environments
Personal fall protection used in the industry
How to properly perform a daily inspection
Basic battery and propane safety as it relates to equipment use
Review of the owner’s manual
A hands-on demonstration of the operational controls
Practical time operating the equipment