Comprehensive EWP (Common) Refresher

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Key Course Information

Price: $300 + GST p/p (group pricing available)

Duration: 4 hours*

Unit Standards:

  • 23966* (Legislation theory)
  • 23960 (Scissor EWP)
  • 23962 (Self-propelled knuckle boom EWP)

Attendance numbers: 8-12
Locations available nationwide*

Learner Outcomes

Attendees, having successfully completed this assessment, have demonstrated their ongoing knowledge, skills, awareness, attitude and commitment to comply with Health and Safety legislation, best practice and manufacturers’ instructions when completing required documentation, assessing the worksite, and safely preparing and operating and EWP.

Learning Intentions

Identify the different types of EWP and explain their suitability for different work tasks and environments.

Demonstrate an understanding of the responsibilities and legal requirements of individuals and groups when using an EWP to perform work tasks.

Demonstrate an understanding of the operator safety features and procedures when operating an EWP.

Conduct a hazard and risk analysis to assess and prepare the worksite when using an EWP.

Conduct a pre-start safety inspection and complete the associated documentation, including recording and reporting any faults.

Safely operate and manoeuvre, shut down and secure EWP machine/s.


EWP machine hire

Unit standard credits are registered with the NZQA

Successful candidates receive a certificate/wallet card

All associated equipment i.e. helmets, harness, are provided

Entry Criteria

Attendees must have a reasonable level of written and oral English equivalent to NCEA level 1. It is the responsibility of the attendee or person authorised and responsible for making the booking to disclose any English language support needs.

Evidence of previous achievement of unit standards.

Contact Goleman Training for more information.


*Duration of refresher is determined by the needs of the attendee and a maximum of two machines can be assessed in that timeframe.

Attendees are required to wear work attire including covered footwear.

Attendees must provide photo ID (i.e. Passport or NZ Drivers Licence).

Attendees may bring their own harness. These will be inspected by the instructor and approved prior to being allowed to use it.

Goleman Training Ltd is required to *notify NZQA of any temporary or off-site training locations.

Terms and Conditions apply i.e. cancellation fees

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