MEWP Training Courses - Scissor & Cherry Picker

Course Introduction

Our MEWP training course is designed to help participants understand the engineering principles and safe operational practices of mobile elevated work platforms (MEWPs), including cherry pickers and scissor lifts. It will enable MEWP operators to acquire the skills and knowledge required to use equipment safely and efficiently in the workplace. The theoretical and practical test will be conducted to BRITTOp standard, which fully complies with health and safety regulations on construction sites. Get in touch today for more details.

Course Content

MEWP - Cherry Picker & Scissor - Course Content

  • Introduction to the MEWP

  • Health and Safety Regulations

  • MEWP Stability

  • Operators’ Safety Code

  • Engine Start and Travel Procedure

  • Setting the MEWP up for Work

  • Moving the Platform to Work Positions

  • Emergency Lowering

  • Servicing and Inspection Requirements

  • Theoretical and Practical Testing

Course Duration

The course is available for up to four novices or six refresher delegates. Both courses will last for one day.

Please note that, for all refresher or reregistration courses, proof of prior training must be provided.

Using MEWP Equipment at Work

Our MEWP training course promotes safety and efficient working practices for MEWP operators.