Scissor Lift Training
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This is a full, comprehensive “blended” course that can also be taken in a classroom at a “Training Provider” near you. If you prefer classroom training OR have already successfully completed the online portion of this course and require a skills assessment, click “Training Provider” to find one near you.

Course Description

  • The course takes into consideration the guidelines and principals of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS).
  • This course reflects the Canadian Standards Association CSA B354.7:17 & CSA B354.8:17 – Mobile elevating work platforms.
  • The course provides the minimum requirements for the primary training of operators for Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs).
  • Due to the different design of equipment classified as Mobile Elevating Work Platforms, certain statements in this program may not apply.
  • The course is intended to supplement a company’s larger Health & Safety Management System.
  • In this course the participant is responsible for researching and determining the specific legislation and regulations that apply to them


Course Contents

  • Related Legislation
  • Emergency Actions
  • Competency Requirements
  • Job Planning and Hazard Assessments
  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Prevention of Injuries
  • Maintaining Equipment
  • Workplace Requirements
  • Maintaining Equipment Stability
  • Material Handling and Attachments

Course Duration

In-Class Training – Full Day

Online – 1.5 Hours (approximately)

Course Completion

The quizzes at the end of each chapter are intended and designed to strengthen your understanding of its contents. A passing mark of 80% is required and you have two retries of each quiz to achieve this. Upon successful completion of this course, a unique digital certificate will be available to download and print.