Mobile Elevated Work Platform Training - Course Details

Course intro:

This MEWP, includes scissors, self-propelled boom lifts and harness Training course, is a 7 hr course with a max of 12 per course, designed to provide trainees with knowledge and skills necessary for driving a MEWP. The course involves theory, practical, video and an assessment for each learner.

Please note this course is delivered as in-house training with a practical part which must be observed and all attendees participate in.


MEWP- Mobile Elevate Work Platform


Course content

  • Housekeeping and Health and Safety
  • Introduction & Objectives setting
  • Safe operating practices and local policy
  • Basics of Mobile Elevated Work Platform
  • Explanation, demonstration and guided practice when operating a MEWP
  • Pre start checks
  • Correct operating procedures and work instructions
  •  (SWL) Safe working loads
  • Battery care or refuelling
  • Mechanical Machinery stability
  • Practical training/Video
  • Competence testing
  • Questions and Evaluations


Intended audience

This MEWP courses is to certify staff in the safe operations and use of a MEWP.



Entry requirements

Minimum age- 18 years old

Minimum English requirements: Leaners must be able to understand and convey the concepts contained in the programme content.