WorkSafe B.C. (Workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia) regulations require all aerial work platform operators to have proof of legislated training.

 

Our Aerial Work Platform Operator Certification Course address issues above and beyond the material mandated by WorkSafe B.C. (WCB). Courses for both Manlift and Scissor Lift are available. Hunter Industries Ltd. training enables you to obtain employment as a professional aerial work platform operator.

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES

 

To provide the operator with:

- an understanding of aerial work platform handling characteristics

- basic technical considerations and work platform dynamics

- an understanding of primary regulations

- a bench-mark for improving operating skills

- a desire to maintain his/her vehicle in good working order

- how to operate safely and efficiently

- fall prevention training (Manlift only)

 

During the course the operator will:

- receive theory and practical instruction

- complete a test on theory and practical

- receive a workbook and writing materials

 

Upon successful completion each student will receive:

- a diploma

- a photo ID certification card

 

Requirements:

- an understanding of English

- steel toed boots

 

 

COURSE CONTENT

 

The theory session covers many headings including:

  • Responsibilities
  • Safety Rules and Potential Hazards
  • Pre-Operation Inspection
  • Pre-Start Inspection
  • Job site Inspection
  • Function Tests
  • Fuelling (Gasoline, Diesel, Propane & Battery Charging)
  • Maintenance

The practical session includes:

  • Pre-Shift Inspection - Visual
  • Pre-Shift Inspection - Start Up
  • Travel
  • Work Positioning
  • Exiting
  • Parking
  • General Safety

Course Length: 4 hours - Scissor Lift

                         8 hours - Manlift

 

 

Call 604-513-8228 now for a training schedule!