Who is this for?


Training in the use of work equipment is required by most health and safety legislation and work at height regulations. Employers are obliged to train employees.

This course is to train delegates in the skills and techniques required, in order that they may safely use work platforms in accordance with good practice and health and safety legislation.


Course covers:

Responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974

Safety features for operators
Pre-shift checks
Stability factors
Environmental factors

Safe driving & steering (if applicable)

Safe systems of work
Duties of the operator


1 Day 




TBA Spring 2019


Subsidised to SCTG Members


On successful completion delegates are registered and certificated with the awarding body, International Powered Access Federation (IPAF). The certificate is valid for five years.


  • Places are only available to fully paid up SCTG members and meeting the CITB eligibility criteria
  • Places can be booked by return email on a first come basis
  • Late cancellation or 'no show' will be charged will be charged in full.