Self Propelled Boom 3b IPAF MEWP Operator

Height for Hire Operator Training on MEWPs and Harness is suitable for MEWP operators working in Republic of Ireland.
IPAF MEWP training is strongly recommended for MEWP operators working in the UK and NI, and may be required on some ROI construction sites. IPAF 3a/3b/1b MEWP Operator.

IPAF Self Propelled Boom 3b Course Duration
1 Day IPAF Operator training course for Self Propelled Boom 3b (typically 8.30am to 4.30pm). Please note that Scissor Lift 3a can also be done on the same day as Self Propelled Boom 3b. See our IPAF 3a & 3b course listed under Course List.

olympic9-400This 1 day IPAF Self Propelled Boom 3b training course is available daily from any of our training centres: Dublin, Cork, Portlaoise, Limerick, Belfast, Manchester, London, Glasgow, Newcastle, Midlands / Banbury

On-site training on your premises is also available anywhere in the UK and Ireland subject to minimum numbers. A suitable room would be required for on-site training for the theory section of the course, and a Self Propelled Boom is needed for the practical. A copy of the current 6 monthly Certificate of Thorough Examination for each Self Propelled Boom is required.

IPAF Self Propelled Boom 3b Certification
Successful delegates will receive an IPAF PAL Card valid for 5 years, an IPAF Certificate of Training, an IPAF safety guide and an IPAF log book. Photographs for the operator card are taken on site and included in the above price.

IPAF Self Propelled Boom 3b Course Description

  • Course content
  • Introduction and pre-course theory test
  • MEWP categories
  • Structural parts
  • Regulations ISO 18878, PUWER, LOLER, RIDDOR, WAHR, MHSW
  • Pre-use inspection/handover
  • Safe operating methods and hazards
  • Theory test practical training
  • Practical assessment
  • Licence renewal & log books
  • Course evaluation

Trainee Requirements
Candidates for IPAF courses must be at least 16 years of age. They must be medically fit to operate machinery.

PPE Requirements
Trainees must have the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment with them (i.e. Helmet, Safety Boots, Hi-Viz Vest, Harness & Lanyard).

Who Should Attend?
This IPAF Self Propelled Boom 3b Operator training course is suitable for anyone who operates powered access boom lifts, telescopic or articulated aerial work platforms.

Course Objectives
To provide delegates with the essential knowledge required to operate self propelled telescopic booms, articulating booms or mobile booms efficiently and safely.

Training Methods
Presentation with slides, video, printed course material, demonstration, practical use.

Who Will Benefit?
All those in your organisation who use, supervise or manage the use of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms eg telescopic / articulated powered access booms or mobile boom aerial work platforms.