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Online MEWP Training

Mobile elevated work platforms (MEWP) are widely utilized on job sites in many industries. Also known as aerial lifts, boom lifts, and scissor lifts, these units are ideal for aerial access. Though their operation appears simple on the surface, there are many factors to consider for every move and lift. That’s why Leavitt Machinery offers an in-depth online MEWP training course. The content of this online aerial lift training is ideal for all levels of operators working in any industry. Course content is delivered entirely online, giving operators the knowledge they need for safe operation. Please note that some jurisdictions may require further practical evaluation to award full certification.

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Online Aerial Lift Training Topics

  • Responsibilities as a MEWP operator.
  • Manuals and signal words.
  • Required PPE.
  • Types of aerial platforms and their components.
  • Factors that impact machine stability.
  • MEWP attachments and modifications.
  • Walk-around inspections and functionality tests.
  • Operational hazards and avoidance.
  • Proper start-up, operation, shutdown, and fueling procedures.
  • MEWP components.

Mobile Elevated Work Platform Training Duration

This online aerial lift training requires approximately 105 minutes to complete. As an online course, it can be started, paused, and resumed as needed.

Online MEWP Assessment and Completion

Testing is conducted throughout this online MEWP training to reinforce the knowledge presented. Participants are given up to three attempts to achieve a score of 80% or higher. Upon passing the course, a certificate of completion will be made available for download and print. Please note that some jurisdictions may require an additional practical component before awarding full certification.

Leavitt Machinery is proud to provide complete training solutions for all individuals and operations. With over 100 online, in-class, and blended learning programs, we offer training for every aspect of your business. Whether you need equipment operator training, HR-related courses, or first aid training, we can help. Our team will work with you to assess your unique requirements. From here, we’ll deliver a tailor-made solution that fits your needs, budget, and schedule. Browse our course catalog or course calendar today to view our current listings.

Select courses are also available with multiple language options. Take a look at the full list of courses we have available for Canada (English, Spanish, French) and the USA ( English, Spanish, French)!

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