Aerial Work Platforms

Aerial Work Platforms Type: Zoom Boom and Scissor Lifts Training CSA B354.1, CSA B354.2 & CSA B354.4. This course provides detailed training for machine operators that operates scissor lifts at the workplace.

Schedule and registration are available HERE. 

Course Outline

  • Recognizing and avoiding hazards when using a genie boom lifts
  • Legislation controls aerial lifts
  • Expectation of a competent operator
  • Personal protective equipment during the the operations
  • Safety standards of a power-operated elevating work platform
  • Requirements of an operator of an elevating work platform
  • Hazards associated with aerial lifts
  • Pre-start inspection of vehicle and lift components
  • Fall protection, overhead protection and stability
  • And more

Students receive theory and practical instruction on the safe operation of scissor lift machinery, applicable Health and Safety Act requirements, Ministry of Labour Regulations, accident prevention, safe handling of materials, loads and stability, and operational controls.