Elevating Work Platforms (EWP) Course

This course provides people with the ability to assess and select suitable Elevating Work Platforms (EWP) as well as provide an understanding of legislative requirements. It will provide the skills and knowledge to work safely and competently in setting up, daily  maintenance and operation of various types of elevating work platforms on a construction or industrial site.

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Learning Intentions

  • Describe types of elevating work platforms (EWP’s), and legislative requirements for their use
  • Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a scissor lift EWP
  • Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a truck mounted EWP
  • Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a self-propelled boom lift EWP
  • Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a trailer mounted EWP
  • Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a vertical lift EWP
  • Use a safety harness for personal fall prevention when working at height

Course Requirements

Duration:

One day, including assessment, for three learning intentions.

Refresher:

Refresher courses are recommended every three years to update students on changes to legislation and machinery.

Venue:

Courses are delivered nationally on-site or at one of our specialist training facilities.

What to Bring:

You will need your Passport or Birth Certificate and PPE (Helmet, Harness, Hi Visibility, Steel caps etc what you normally wear at work) or we can supply most gear.

Contact Us

Please contact our training team at training@goleman.co.nz or 0508 GOLEMAN for training prices or further training information.