IPAF training is strongly recommended and in a growing number of cases becoming a requirement for MEWP operators on construction sites and in warehouses in Ireland.

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Course Information

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1 Day

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This course is for MEWP operators seeking to earn a globally recognised IPAF certification in Telescopic Boom machines. The course is suited for operators with previous MEWP experience who would like to be qualified at the international standard. IPAF MEWP operators are required to hold a PAL Card as proof that they have been trained to the highest standard. This training will provide participants with the skills and knowledge to prepare and safely operate a Telescopic Boom as outlined in Health & Safety Legislation. A Telescopic Boom is used to lift workers to areas that are inaccessible by a lift itself. Trainees will avail of classroom-based learning and practical experience in ISM’s state of the art IPAF accredited Training Centre with our IPAF accredited instructors.

Topics covered include:

  • Understanding the MEWP controls and additional equipment
  • Using a safety harness and attaching to anchor points
  • Following the steps during an emergency lowering procedure

Add certified Harness Training course to your booking. €59 SPECIAL OFFER when booked together with IPAF Boom 3B course. Harness Training course is designed for new and experienced operators required to use a harness whilst operating a mobile elevated work platform. On completion of this course participants will be able to inspect, use and store a harness in safe manner. This course includes the laws and regulations, personal protective equipment, pre-use Inspection, the harness and anchor points suspension trauma, packing and storing equipment and rescue planning.