RWC Training Academy

Boom/Scissor Lift & Fall Protection Training Course

This combined 6-hour Boom/Scissor Lift Training + Lift/Fall Protection Training is combined to provide you with the training, skills and certification required to operate scissor/boom lifts and protect yourself from fall injuries.

Boom/Scissor Lift Training:
This Boom and scissor lift certification training to provide you with the training, skills and certification required to operate scissor and boom lifts. This is the most time-effective method to cover your training requirements. As Booms and Scissors are very similar machines, there is a considerable amount of information that is common between the two.

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The course covers the following:

  • Occupational Health & Safety Regulations
  • Documentation Work Place Hazard Assessment
  • Pre-Shift Equipment Inspection
  • Hydraulic Systems
  • Electrical Systems
  • Scissor Lift Structure
  • Safety Devices
  • Principals of Stability
  • Safe Operation
  • Operator Assessment (Practical)
  • Operator Evaluation (Written)

Fall Protection
This course is designed to provide you with the knowledge to help minimize fall hazards and protect yourself and others from serious injury.

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Upon successful completion, you should be knowledgeable in:

  • Fall protection requirements & regulations
  • Responsibilities of employer & employee
  • The Fall Protection Hierarchy (fall protection systems)
  • Fall Arrest vs Fall Restraint
  • Equipment (intro to common fall protection equipment)
  • Equipment inspection
  • Fall protection plans
  • Fall protection plan development
  • Hazard assessment
  • Basic rescue techniques
  • Suspension trauma & relief methods