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IPAF 3a and 3b MEWP Training

IPAF 3a and 3b course trains delegates on how to operate mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs).

This MEWP training is designed for  people who operate MEWPs within their role, and for individuals that supervise or manage the use of powered access.

This training course will instruct an operator to safely operate various types of MEWPs and prepare them. This includes the use of mobile vertical and mobile boom.

Our goal with this IPAF 3a and 3b training, is to give you the knowledge and confidence to carry out your role more safely and effectively.

  • Courses will be delivered as a public course or as a dedicated in-house course at our Blackburn venue
  • Practical course that teaches you what you need to be successful in your role
  • IPAF is the awarding body for this course
  • You will complete this IPAF MEWP course in one day
  • Certificate and PAL card valid for 5 years
Mobile Boom for IPAF 3a & 3b Mewp Training

What does the IPAF 3a and 3b training teach you?

Our IPAF course is designed to enable delegates to use powered access equipments safely and effectively.  At the end of this course, you should feel more knowledgeable and confident in your role.

This IPAF training course will provide you with information on:

  • Theory – Introduction and pre-course theory test
  • MEWP categories
  • Structural Parts of MEWPS
  • Regulations – ISO 18878, European, HASAWA
  • Regulations – PUWER, LOLER, MHSW, WAHR, RIDDOR
  • Pre-use inspections and handovers
  • Safe operating methods and how to identify and manage potential hazards
  • Theory test
  • Practical – Practical Training
  • Practical Assessment

How long is the IPAF 3a and 3b training course?

This IPAF 3a and 3b course is a 1 day course, that covers theory and practical sessions.

Why should I take this course?

This IPAF course is ideal for individuals that supervise or manage the use of powered access within their roles.

Is the IPAF 3a and 3b training course accredited?

This course is accredited by IPAF. You will receive a certificate and a Powered Access License Card (PAL card) from IPAF after passing the course. This card will be valid for 5 years.

How is this course delivered?

This course is delivered as a public course or in-house course at our Blackburn venue only, and is not available online.

Public Courses

With our public courses, the theory can either be completed in the classroom on the day, or in advance via eLearning.

eLearning Theory Course: This is a half day practical session and can be done in the morning or afternoon.

Classroom Theory Course: This is a one full day course that covers theory and practical sessions.

In-house Courses

We can organise the IPAF 3a and 3b course to be delivered in-house at our Blackburn venue only.

You can decide if you want to do the theory via eLearning and a half day practical session, or do a full day with theory in a classroom and practical.

Complete the enquiry form if you are interested in organising an in-house course and our team will be in touch.

FAQs

Can I book all 3 IPAF courses together as an in-house course?

Depending on the number of delegates, you can book the IPAF 1b, 3a and 3b training as an in-house course. This course can only be completed at our Blackburn training center. Speak to a member of our team for more information.

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Next Available Courses

  • IPAF 3A & 3B (eLearning Theory Training)

    Blackburn - 01 Nov 2022

    £160 + VAT

  • IPAF 3A & 3B (Classroom Theory Training)

    Blackburn - 25 Nov 2022

    £160 + VAT 3 PLACES LEFT!

  • IPAF 3A & 3B (eLearning Theory Training)

    Blackburn - 05 Dec 2022

    £160 + VAT

  • IPAF 3A & 3B (Classroom Theory Training)

    Blackburn - 20 Dec 2022

    £160 + VAT

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