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Aerial Work Platforms Course

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August 2020

Aerial Work Platforms Course

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September 2020

Aerial Work Platforms Course

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October 2020

Aerial Work Platforms Course

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Any Genie Boom or Zoom Boom operators must complete Working At Height training that is required by law! Due to the motorizing platform being raised vertically all machinists are at high risk and must be properly trained working at height. A Genie Boom (or Zoom Boom) is a motorized vehicle with a platform and safety rails that can move around a job site area to gain entrance to work areas that are out of reach. Come to our Concord training location to complete this course or we come to your job site anywhere in Toronto, Vaughan, Markham, Scarborough, Mississauga, Brampton, Richmond Hill, Newmarket, Aurora, Ajax and Oshawa.   It is important for all workers at the job site to receive an appropriate training to operate scissor lifts. This training is required a working at height certificate as a prerequisite to the course. The course can be completed in our training facility located in Concord. Our instructors are mobile and can teach at your job-site location around the Greater Toronto Area in Scarborough, Mississauga, Vaughan, Markham. We also come to Brampton, Maple, Richmond Hill, Aurora and Oshawa.

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Course Description

DURATION: 4-8 hours, depends on experience. REQUIREMENTS: Valid piece of ID, required Working At Height Training completed, safety boots. NEW MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS: Masks, gloves and glasses. CERTIFICATE: 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. 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. Our course training is covering operation of Scissor Lifts and Aerial Boomlifts including Straight Mast (Telescoping Boom) and Articulating (Knuckle) Boom.   During the course the understanding travel restraint systems and options for equipment are also discussed. A travel restraint system must be worn and attached to the engineered anchor point on the platform if workers are on platform when it is moved horizontally or vertically. This guideline recommends the use of a full body harness at all times when working on a platform.   This course provides detailed training for machine operators that operates scissor lifts at the workplace. 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. Our course training is covering operation of Scissor Lifts and Aerial Boomlifts including Straight Mast (Telescoping Boom) and Articulating (Knuckle) Boom.   Students will complete a test on theory and a test on practical skills to attain certification. Re-certification every three years is recommended; re-certification takes approximately 3.5 hours.

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
  • Types of fall protection systems for aerial work platforms
  • 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
  • Safety measures while operating lifts
  • Relevant legislation and fundamental safety guidelines, rules and safety codes
  • Operator training and responsibilities
  • Employer responsibilities
  • Equipment inspections, hazard assessment and emergency procedures
  • Aerial lift and aerial work platform equipment information
  • OSHA and CSA regulations
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Job planning and risk management
  • Safe machine operation

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