Elevated Work Platform

Elevated Work Platform 2022-2023

Overview

The course includes an instructor led powerpoint presentation, videos, class exercises, inspection and use of an EWP and a written knowledge test. Student will receive theory training for both Self Propelled Boom Platform (Standard CSA-B354.4-02) and Self Propelled Elevating Work Platform (Standard CSA-B354.2-01)

Classroom portion in the morning starts at 8 a.m. Practical component of the course is at an off site location in North Battleford. Participants are required to complete practical training on the same day as the classroom training and must provide own transportation to the off site location.

Topics include:

  • Legislation and Standards as they relate to Elevated Work Platforms
  • Employer and Worker Responsibilities
  • Elements of Pre-Work Planning
  • Load Limitations and Calculations
  • Stability
  • Pre-Use Check and Visual Inspection
  • Personal Protective Equipment Requirements
  • System Components
  • Working from Heights
  • Platform Types
  • Machine Specific Features
  • Safe Operation
  • The Training and Competency requirements
  • Rescue and Escape Planning
  • Recognition, Evaluation and Control of Hazards

Please note:

  • PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) is required for this course (Hard Hat, Steel Toed Boots, Gloves, Glasses and harness) coveralls recommended
  • Students must have proof of a fall protection course
  • Program Length: approx. 8 hrs (classroom length 4-5 hours then practical to follow)
  • Certification Duration: 3 Years
    Certified By: Fusion Safety

Upcoming Dates: TBD

Course Cost: $230 (subject to change)

Note: This course begins promptly at 8:00 am. Please arrive early to complete the registration process.

If you have any questions, or would like to enrol, please contact the Battlefords Campus: 306-937-5100

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