Oakbarn Training provide IPAF Powered Access Training for Mobile Elevating Working Platform (MEWPS) operators. Typically, this includes machines such as cherry pickers, scissor lifts, articulated booms, telescopic and trailer mounted booms.
To meet with current UK legislation, all operators of powered access equipment must be adequately trained by an accredited person. IPAF (International Powered Access Federation) Operator Training courses provide this training for operators to safely use the machines.
Daily training courses are provided for up to four people at our approved IPAF training centre in Coventry. Based on Torrington Avenue, we are within easy access of Birmingham, Rugby and Leicester. Alternatively, if you have suitable equipment and facilities available on site, courses could be carried out at your premises.
Why IPAF Operator Training?
All IPAF courses comply with International Standard ISO 18878 2004 Mobile Elevating Work Platforms – Operator (Driver) Training. The PAL card (Powered Access Licence) is recognised worldwide as proof of MEWP Operator Training and accepted by the UK Contractors Group.
As an IPAF approved training centre we are subject to an in depth inspection regime by the IPAF audit team. Consequently, ensuring that all the courses are delivered to a consistently high standard. In addition, the courses are continuously updated to take account of any changes or additions to regulations.
Each attendee receives a Powered Access Licence card once they have successfully completed a course. The card carries a 5 year validity which can be extended through refresher training. Therefore, providing continued accreditation for operators.
In conclusion, if you need to book an IPAF training course, choose Oakbarn Training and receive the highest quality training for operating powered access equipment.
Furthermore, if you need additional information, contact us now.