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IPAF Training

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IPAF Training Course

    The IPAF Training Course

  • IPAF Operator training 3A, 3B, 1A, & 1B
  • IPAF PAV “Push Around Vertical” Training
  • IPAF Harness Training
  • IPAF “Load and Unloading” Training

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Our training centres

Milton Keynes

Newton Longville, Milton Keynes,
Buckinghamshire, MK17 0BU

West Midlands

Speedy Hire, Emperor Point, Centurion Park
Tamworth B77 5PN

Your Local IPAF Training Experts

Training in the workplace is paramount and helps improve safety, it is a legal requirement the “employees are given adequate training”.

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 clearly outline the obligations for training.

Access Alliance

Comprehensive Access Equipment Training

Platform Sales & Hire Ltd would like to be your “One Stop Shop” for Training/Hire/Sales & Service and feel our team of helpful and knowledgeable staff who are always here to give the best guidance and advice available. We are confident your experience with us will be second to none. Our personal approach to customer service makes us unique as we truly care about the training that is delivered to you.

Fully-Qualified IPAF Instructors

Our IPAF Instructors are highly qualified and have many years of industry experience, this combined with our professional, polite and punctual approach to training will ensure a great learning experience.

IPAF Operator Training

Our IPAF courses are designed for all MEWP (Mobile Elevated Working Platforms) users to include but not limited to, Scissor lifts, Cherry Pickers, Booms, Stock Pickers, Vehicle and trailer mounted booms and are designed to give users the knowledge to prepare and safely operate various types of MEWPS. Our operator course is a minimum of 7 hours covering both theory and practical instruction and assessments, there are no prerequisites to this course although a working knowledge of MEWPS is an advantage.

The IPAF Operator course is a 1-2 day course, please bear in mind your experience levels when booking as inexperienced delegates should consider booking a 2 day course to ensure adequate experience is achieved prior to practical assessment.

Successful delegates will receive an IPAF certificate and IPAF PAL photo card licence which is valid for 5 years.

IPAF Course Agenda

Course covers but is not limited to the following agenda:

  • Introduction to IPAF and MEPS (for the relevant categories)
  • Pre-Theory test
  • Legislation, Regulations, Standards and best practice
  • MEWP Categories explained
  • Structural parts identified
  • Pre-use inspections/Handover requirements
  • Safe operating methods and Hazards to be observed
  • Post-theory test
  • Practical instruction on relevant categories
  • Practical assessment on relevant categories
  • Log book & licence renewal information

IPAF Training in Milton Keynes

From our training centre in Milton Keynes, we are easily accessible from Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire as well as further afield. If you have any questions regarding our IPAF training, do not hesitate to contact a member of our team today.

IPAF Training in the West Midlands

In addition to our IPAF training centre in Milton Keynes, we are also located in the West Midlands and are accessible from Birmingham, Coventry, Tamworth, Nuneaton and further afield.