AERIAL PLATFORM OVERVIEW
This online Aerial Platform course aims to reduce the risks related to straight telescoping, articulating, and scissor lift aerial platforms by teaching you the fundamentals of safe operating procedures.
This course was developed to comply with the requirements for theory training as outlined in both CSA standards B354.2 and B354.4 as well as ANSI standards A92.5 and A92.6.
AERIAL PLATFORM CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.
AERIAL PLATFORM TESTING
Testing conducted throughout this online Aerial Platform course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course two times if the pass mark is not achieved on the first attempt. Print materials for this course can be accessed online.
AERIAL PLATFORM COURSE DURATION
Approximately 90 minutes
AERIAL PLATFORM COURSE COST
AERIAL PLATFORM COURSE TOPICS
A) Responsibilities as an aerial platform operator
B) Manuals and signal words
C) Required PPE
D) Types of aerial platforms and their components
E) Factors that impact machine stability
F) Aerial platform attachments and modifications
G) Walk around inspections and function tests
H) Operational hazards
I) Safe start-up, operation, shutdown, and fuelling procedures
J) Scissor lift components