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IPAF Operator

4Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
195

This one day course instructs an operator how to prepare and safely operate Mobile Vertical lifts (Scissor Lifts) and Mobile Booms (Cherry Pickers). It is a mixture of theory and practice, with a written and a practical test. Course material is available in many languages and training centres receive regular updates. Successful trainees receive a PAL Card (Powered Access Licence), a safety guide, a log book and a certificate.Course fee Includes IPAF registration, smart PAL card and lunch.

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IPAF Push Around Vertical Training (PAV)

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

IPAF Operator: 3a & 3b

4Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
195

This one day course instructs an operator how to prepare and safely operate Mobile Vertical lifts (Scissor Lifts) and Mobile Booms (Cherry Pickers).It is a mixture of theory and practice, with a written and a practical test. Course material is available in many languages and training centres receive regular updates. Successful trainees receive a PAL Card (Powered Access Licence), a safety guide, a log book and a certificate.Course fee Includes IPAF registration, smart PAL card and lunch.

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IPAF Operator: 3a

6Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
175

This one day course instructs an operator how to prepare and safely operate Mobile Vertical lifts (Scissor Lifts). It is a mixture of theory and practice, with a written and a practical test. Course material is available in many languages and training centres receive regular updates. Successful trainees receive a PAL Card (Powered Access Licence), a safety guide, a log book and a certificate.Course fee Includes IPAF registration, smart PAL card and lunch.

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IPAF Operator: 3b

6Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
500

This one day course instructs an operator how to prepare and safely operate Mobile Booms (Cherry Pickers). It is a mixture of theory and practice, with a written and a practical test. Course material is available in many languages and training centres receive regular updates. Successful trainees receive a PAL Card (Powered Access Licence), a safety guide, a log book and a certificate.Course fee Includes IPAF registration, smart PAL card and lunch.

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IPAF Operator 1b

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

IPAF Harness Use & Inspection - 1/2 day

6Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
125

Course Summary: The IPAF Harness Use and Inspection course is for MEWP operatives and their co-workers who work from boom type platforms (1b + 3b). Wearing a suitable safety harness as per IPAFs Technical Guidance Note (TGN H1/08/12) provides protection against platform ejection. This essential course educates safe use, fitting and personal pre-use inspection of a safety harness.Course Aim: Understand relevant Regulations, Guidance and Standards. Be able to identify, select, inspect, adjust, maintain and store the correct safety harness and lanyard for use in boom type MEWPs.Presentation: Training by an IPAF InstructorCourse Duration: Half day courseCourse Content: Introduction Facilities, Objectives, Health and Fitness Statement. Legislation, Standards and Guidance HSWA 1974, MHSWR 1974, PUWER 1998, LOLER 1998, WAHR 2005, PPE 2002, CHSWR, CE Markings, and How often should you inspect your harness. Hierarchy of Fall Protection Measures Safe work at height, Avoidance, Work Restraint, Work Position and Fall Arrest. IPAF Harness Statement Technical Guidance Note (TGN H1/08/12). Harness, Lanyard and Fittings Harness Types, Lanyard Types, Fall Factors, Fixed vs. Adjustable, Loops vs. Sliders, Inertia Devices, Different Connects, Captive Webbing. Pre-Use Checks (Includes a practical Exercise) How to do Pre-use checks and Fitting. Usage and Anchor Points Typical Anchorage Points. Storage and Maintenance Hazards and Precautions Rescue Requirements and Options Theory Test Individual written tests with explanation of pass requirements.Course Qualification:Upon successful completion of the course, applicants will receive an IPAF certificate. Those who hold a valid Powered Access Licence (PAL Card) for operating equipment, can have the Harness Use & Inspection (H) category added to their PAL Card. It remains valid for five years.

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