Aerial Lifting Device Course for Employees

Aerial Lifting Device Course for Employees

Any person operating a scissor lift, or telescoping aerial platform is required to have a license to operate these devices. The EKG program includes everything you need to safely operate these devices with confidence.

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Description

This course has been designed to provide an understanding of the hazards and responsibility associated with operating the selected mobile aerial lifting device whether it’s a scissor lift or telescopic boom unit. The participant will receive both classroom and practical time covering all the required topics on their way to obtaining a device specific license.

What You Will Learn

On completion of this program the participant will be capable of:

  • Understanding the hazards specific to the operation of the device and their environment.
  • Understanding the legislative requirements to operate the specific device
  • Understand the basic and advanced operational controls for the specific device
  • Understand and be able to complete pre-use inspections
  • Operate the device in a safe manner
  • Identify fuel source hazards
  • Recognize the need for fall protection and how to use the provided systems

Course content is based on the most current versions of CSA B354.2-01, B354.4-02

Additional training on fall arrest systems, and liquid fuel handling may be required.

Course Features

  • Evaluation Testing is conducted in this course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.
  • Certification Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to all participants via online access and print or traditional mailing.
  • Hands-On Evaluation This program requires a practical element in addition to the theory to be certified. Options are available for this.
  • Wallet Card Upon successful completion of this course, a wallet card will be available to all participants via online access and print for temporary use. A permanent plastic wallet card is provided by mail.