Aims and Objectives
The course covers all relevant legislation and standards, and will ensure managers:
Understand the different types of MEWPs and how to select the right one for the job
Know exactly how to plan and supervise the use of MEWPs
Can implement effective accident prevention and control strategies
Understand operator training and familiarisation requirements
Learn what factors to consider before entering a hire contract
Recognise how inspection, pre-use and the daily maintenance of machines is so important in helping to protect your organisation
This course is for people with managerial responsibility (it does not cover operating MEWPs). No formal qualifications or prior experience are necessary. Literacy and language comprehension are important requirements on all courses.
Any physical impairment or literacy issues should be discussed with LTC Training Services prior to making a booking so we can best accommodate your needs.
Introduction and housekeeping
MEWP Legislation and guidance
Rental terms and conditions
Machine types and use
Structural parts and MEWP selection
Operator training and familiarisation
Operator daily inspections
MEWP personal fall protection
Safe operating methods and hazard awareness
Safety beyond training
Who will benefit from this course
MEWPs for Managers is a one-day training course aimed at Managers and Supervisors who need to safely manage work at height and the use of MEWPs.
Additional Web notesFor dates for this course, please call 01752 485303