Skill Level

Experienced, Novice, Refresher


Aurelia, NPORS

Vehicle Type



Aurelia's Site, Client's Site

Max Delegates


It is envisaged that by the end of this course of training the trainee operator will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

• Basic construction, names of components, purpose and use of all controls and gauges
• Legislation and Approved Codes of Practice
• Operator documentation, certificates, method statements, lift plans, duties charts etc
• Pre-start checks and close down procedure, including emergency lowering procedure
• Controlling the Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) from all available operating positions including remote devices, if applicable
• Manoeuvring the MEWP, progressing to manoeuvring in confined area to include tight turns in forward and reverse and travelling in the raised position, (selfpropelled machines only)
• How to position the MEWP up to maximum height and maximum reach in areas of limited access
• Safely mount and dismount the machine
• Carry out accessing tasks, at various points up to full operating height
• Travel with platform raised (where applicable)
• Use platform extension section.
• Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of loading and unloading procedures for machine transportation

This may vary depending on the level and accreditation chosen.

Cherry Picker

MEWP Boom Operator Training

To operate a machine within the workplace, whether for construction, waste, agriculture or other industry, your employer has a duty of care to ensure you can operate safely and competently. Completing a course and obtaining a certificate is the simplest way to ensure that operators fully understand the theoretical and practical elements of successful operation. Depending on where you are working, a certificate may be a legal requirement. The type of certificate required is often dictated by your place of work or type of employment, our knowledgeable staff can talk you through the different options to ensure you get the right course for your needs.

Why choose Aurelia for your operator training?

  • Purpose built training facility

  • Modern, well maintained machinery

  • Train away from your valuable workspace

  • Experienced instructors

What is this course about?
To provide candidates with a thorough understanding of the relevant operational and safety requirements, applicable to MEWP Boom, working in the construction industry or similar environment.

What are the benefits?
This course will give the candidate the techniques and skills required to operate the machine in a safe manner, in line with good practical and Health and Safety legislation

Who should attend?
Any person required to operate a MEWP Boom in a construction industry or similar environment.

Training Methods:
Mainly hands on practical exercises using our machine with some classroom based tutorials and discussion.

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