COURSE OUTLINE


This comprehensive Aerial Work Platform (AWP) Certification course covers all scissor, push-around, straight-stick boom, and articulating boom lifts. This course exceeds all CSA/OHS requirements for classroom operator safety training certification in all Canadian provinces and territories. This course meets and exceeds requirements for theory and written exam training outlined in:

  • CSA standards B354.1, B354.2 and B354.4
  • ANSI standards A92.3, A92.5 and A92.6



  • Federal and provincial EWP-related legislation requirements for the machine, employees, supervisors, and employers
  • Machine hazards
  • Common EWP incidents and accidents
  • Different types of EWPs
  • The importance of the operator’s manual
  • Safety decals
  • Machine components, controls, and safe guards
  • Axles
  • Capacities and stability principles
  • Envelope management systems
  • Best machine choice
  • Pre-operational inspections
  • Function tests
  • Maintenance
  • Hydraulic system dangers
  • Battery charging/maintenance
  • Refuelling
  • Weather safety
  • Hazard assessment/mitigation
  • Rescue planning
  • Proper communication
  • PPE
  • Operating rules
  • Parking and shutting down
  • Recordkeeping



Program Duration:   4 Hours

Passing Grade:         80% (Must be achieved for certificate of completion).


Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.






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