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Articulating Boom Lift Training

Course Location: SSM and on-site
Course Duration: 6 – 8 hours
Course Fee: $2059 group rate only
Class Size: Up to 12
Training outside of Winnipeg may be subject to higher pricing

Course Description

Safety Services Manitoba’s Articulating Boom Lift training provides students with the most current legislative information including the CAN/CSA-CAN/CSA-B354.8:17 Mobile elevating work platforms — Operator (driver) training (ISO 18878:2013, MOD).

This course includes a written and practical skill assessment to validate training competencies.

Learning Outcomes

  • Module 1 – Standards/Regulations and Operator Qualifications
  • Module 2 – Safe Operating Guidelines
  • Module 3 – Boom lift Components
  • Module 4 – Boom Lift/Power Source Inspections:
  • Module 5
  • Written Test
  • Practical Training

Practical Evaluation

Participants will each drive the MEWP/AWP through a course set up by the instructor to test driving abilities.

Manitoba Regulation
CAN/CSA-B354.8:17 Mobile elevating work platforms
5 Requirements for training, familiarization and authorizing operators

Only personnel properly trained, familiarized and authorized in accordance with this International Standard shall operate a MEWP/AWP.

7.4 Training/retraining

The operator shall be trained or retrained as necessary to keep the level of proficiency at an acceptable level.

  • Expiration of valid training period which shall not exceed 5-years