Scissor Lift / Boom Lift Training

  • LocationClient Location
  • Class SizeMinimum 5
  • Duration1 Day (4 Hours Theory, 4 Hours Practical)


Participants of this class will know how to operate elevated work platforms and will also be aware of the hazards associated with them. Participants will able to operate equipment in a manner that protects both their own safety and the safety of others.

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Target Audience: Mandatory training program for all those who are authorized to operate elevated work platforms.

Legislation: Ont. Reg. 851 – Industrial Establishments s. 51(2), Ont. Reg. 213/91 Construction Projects s. 147.1

Course Overview: This course will provide operators with an understanding of the hazards associated with operating aerial lifting devices, the proper inspection and safe operation of the device. The course focuses on self propelled elevated work platforms and self propelled boom supported elevated work platforms. Fall Arrest use with an aerial lifting device is covered in the course.

Included in this course are reviews of safe operating with Self Propelled Elevating Work Platforms (Scissor Lift) and Self Propelled Boom Supported Elevated Work Platforms (i.e Genie Boom)

Training Topics:

  • Background and Definitions
  • Authorization of Use
  • Common Accident Causes
  • Equipment Characteristics
  • Stability of Aerial Lift
  • Capacity and Load Charts
  • Examination and Inspection
  • Operating Instructions
  • Refueling
  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Lift Maintenance
  • Operating Hazards and Precautions
  • Review of Fall Protection

Prerequisites: All lifting devices must be provided and certified as per Ont. Reg. 851.

Evaluation: Written and Practical Assessment

Certification: Wall and wallet certificate

Validity: 3 years

Additional Pricing: call our office at (416) 635-7800 for group rates for 7 or more participates.

For evaluation of each additional device the charge will be $75/person/device.