To instruct the Operator to prepare an safely operate various types of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) and to obtain an IPAF MEWP Operators licence.

At the end of the course the Operator will:

• Be aware of the relevant Health & Safety Regulations
• Be aware of accident prevention and control
• Be aware of the needs regarding personnel protection
• Be aware of the need to refer to the operating manual
• Be able to drive the MEWP safely and manoeuvre the machine as required, as well as correctly position and carry out the required tasks in a proper manner, inside and outside a building.


  • Introduction
  • MEWP categories
  • Structural parts
  • Regulations
  • Pre-use Inspection/Handovers
  • Safe operating methods and hazards
  • Theory test
  • Practical training
  • Practical assessments
  • Course evaluation


Course Duration / Other Info

  • Instructor will take digital photos
  • No mobile phoned permitted
  •  Harness provided for training

Qualifications / Certification

CITB Short Duration Training

Tier 1