Elevated Work Platforms

Formally known as AWP, the EWP course covers all Boom Lifts, Scissor Lifts, and Personnel Lifts (0-330 feet).

Offered in OSSA or Industrial

Full Day course

Fall Protection is a pre requisite

Certification is valid for 3 years

The theory portion covers :

  • OH&S, CSA/ANSI and Manufacturer Requirements, Equipment Inspection and Maintenance, Hazard Assessments
  • Safe Operating Procedures, Wind and Weather requirements, Electrical Safety,
  • Types of EWP’s
  • Pre Use and Pre Operation Inspections, Function Tests, Job Site inspections, Working Envelopes, Envelope Management Systems with High Reach Equipment
  • Working Weights, Emergency controls, Operator set up and shut down procedures as well as Safe operating practices

There is a Hazard Identification Workshop and a Written Review at the end of the Theory portion.

The Practical Portion covers:

  • Hazard Assessment, Pre-Operational inspection, Function Tests,
  • Work Area and Path of Travel Inspection,
  • Review of the Operators Manual
  • Actual Operation of a Unit – the trainee must go through a complete series of functions until the Instructor is Confident in the Trainee’s ability to identify and operate all controls, including emergency controls.

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