4- Hour Aerial Lift

Description: This course will teach construction workers how to safely perform work on and to operate aerial lifts. 
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course, but students must be able to comprehend the language in which the course is scheduled for. 
Course Materials: This course consists of several different components including a PowerPoint presentation, lecture, case studies, class discussions and hands on demonstrations. 

  • Introduction to aerial and scissor lift safety.
  • Types of aerial and scissor lifts.
  • Safety procedures before use.
  • Safety precautions during use.
  • Safety procedures after use.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course students will be able to:
  • Understand the training requirements for performing work on and operating scissor lifts.
  • Understand the general structural requirements for scissor lifts.
  • Understand the safe work practices for working with scissor lifts.
  • Guidelines addressed in OSHA §1926.452(w) (Mobile Scaffolds).