MEWPs for Managers

MEWPs for Managers

The MEWPs for Managers course is designed for supervisors, managers and directors responsible for persons using MEWPs.

A MEWPs for Management course lasts approximately 6 hours and is largely theory based; candidates receive an IPAF certificate of training and are given the opportunity to operate a range of cherry pickers under supervision.*

IPAF M4M Course Content

This IPAF course covers -

Relevant legislation

MEWP selection

Maintenance requirements

Site surveys

Risk assessments


Candidates are introduced to ISO 18878 (MEWP operator training) and BS 8460 (Approved Code of Practice for MEWP Operations). 

MEWP Regulations and legislation -

Health & Safety at Work Act

PUWER Regulations 1998

Work at Height Regulations 2005

LOLER Regulations 1998

Management of H & S at Work Regulations

*PPE is required and will be outlined in the joining instructions sent by e-mail before the course date. This course will take place at Rapid Platforms training centre; please call our training department on 01279 501501 if you would prefer on-site training.