Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) Scissorlift Operator Training

Knowing how to operate a MEWP Scissorlift correctly cuts down the chances of mistakes being made and accidents occurring.

Having had proper training for this equipment means your workforce will be able to operate more safely and efficiently than someone who has not – CDR Training can help.

There are a number of training course options available to you to train your workforce on the MEWP’s you have on site, and they are designed for candidates of all levels of operating experience to suit your business.

Please get in touch to discuss your specific training requirements.

Our courses are RTITB accredited and are designed to enable your business to comply with current health & safety legislation.  Our instructors deliver the training at your site, allowing your staff to gain valuable experience on the equipment they will be using in their own unique work environment.




“Excellent timetable, quality great. Instructor brilliant, patient and very encouraging. Very pleased.”

Training for operators on a MEWP Scissorlift includes:

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • LOLER 1998
  • Work at Height Regulations
  • Understanding safe systems of work
  • Understanding the capabilities of MEWPs
  • Duties of the MEWP operator
  • Introduction to the equipment and its controls
  • Emergency systems for lowering
  • Hazards and risks
  • Checks and inspections
  • Controls
  • Storage
  • Written assessment test paper
  • Practical assessment and operation of the work platform

PLUS – All trainees receive operator guidance notes at the beginning of their session

CDR Training is an RTITB accredited lift truck and plant equipment operator training provider, and we have been working with trade customers from a variety of industries since 2000, providing operator training on a whole range of workplace transport for operators of all levels of experience. We also provide workplace safety courses.

Contact Us

CDR Training Ltd is based in Lichfield, Staffordshire meaning we are ideally placed to deliver training on customer sites across the East & West Midlands, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Shropshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire.

For more information, please email us a call on 01543 411305 or complete our Training Course Enquiry Form.

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