MOBILE ELEVATING WORK PLATFORM – AERIAL BOOMLIFT
PURPOSE OF THE COURSE:
This full day course is designed for any worker performing duties as an aerial boomlift operator. Regardless of any previous experience, the law requires that an operator receives theoretical and hands-on training on safe front-end loader operation. In addition, their knowledge and ability to operate an aerial boomlift safely must be evaluated.
The objective of this program is to help make the participant a safer operator and reduce the risk of injury by providing them with the necessary knowledge and skills as required by the regulations.
Students must meet the following objectives to earn certification in this course:
- Achieve a minimum of 70% on the closed book exam.
- Perform a work area assessment.
- Conduct a pre-use inspection of the aerial boomlift.
- Score a passing grade of 80% on the practical examination.
Fall protection certification is required prior to taking this course.
This course certification is for Mobile Elevating Work Platforms Type 3, Group B – Aerial Boomlifts. It meets the requirements of ANSI/SAIA A92.22, A92.24 as well as CAN/CSA B354.7 and B354.8.
Certification for this program is valid for a 3 year period and an annual review is recommended.