Course

RTITB Mobile Elevated Working Platform Operator

Duration

1-2 days (depending upon experience)

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

Hydraulic Lorry Loader Cranes are found in a wide variety of industries including Oil & Gas, Logistics and Warehousing. They are used to pick up, transport and load materials quickly and efficiently. The course will teach operators all the skills and knowledge they need to be safe and productive on the job.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Whether they be brand new to Mechanical Handling Equipment, or be someone who has many years of experience, anyone who operates a Mobile Elevated Working Platform requires the correct knowledge and skills in order to operate these machines safely. They will acquire this during the RTITB training.

PROGRAMME CONTENTS

Course content will vary depending on which course the operator undertakes. By the end of each course however, all operators will have the required knowledge and skills to be a safe and efficient operator.

Modules included in the course are:

  • Safe operating practices and procedures (driving (if applicable) and use of hydraulic controls)
  • Pre-Use Inspection
  • Site set-up
  • Hazard Awareness
  • MEWP Stability
  • Legal responsibilities
  • Working at Heights
  • Fall Prevention and Protection
  • How to respond in an Emergency

ASSESSMENT:

25 question, multiple format assessment paper
Pre-Use Equipment Inspection Test
Practical Test

ACCREDITATION