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Scissor Lift & Boom Lift Course


23966 – Describe types of EWP, and legislative requirements for their use (Theory) - This must be completed for all new card holders

23960 – Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a scissor lift EWP (Practical)

23962 – Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a self-propelled boom lift EWP (Practical)

Our courses are designed to deliver essential safety and compliance information. Attendees will gain theoretical knowledge and practical skills in:

  • Health and Safety Legislative Requirements
  • Types of Elevated Work Platforms (EWP’s)
  • EWP Compliance Requirements
  • Hazard identification, risk assessment and controls
  • Fall arrest harness inspection, fitting and use
  • Conduct pre and post operational checks
  • Safe Operation of EWP
  • Emergency procedures, Rescue Plans
  • Theory & Practical assessments, observation and demonstration.

Upon successful completion of the course, we will register the achieved Unit Standards to The Skills Organisation who will place these on your NZQA Record of Achievement. You will then receive a Silvercard EWP Operator ID Card as proof of training and competency. 

If you need proof quicker then we can email you a “temporary” Silver Card  which can be used when operating machinery until you receive the official photo ID card.

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