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Aerial Lift/ Boom Operator

Aerial Work Platform Safety Training


  • Reduces operator error by as much as 70%
  • Helps eliminate OSHA investigations and fines
  • Qualifies your company for lower insurance rates
  • Minimizes equipment and product damage
  • On site training at your location minimizes employee downtime.
  • Convenient Scheduling to meet your needs with training available Monday through
  • Saturday, day or evening.


Equipment Related Topics:

  • Operating instructions, warnings and precautions
  • Controls and instrumentation
  • Engine or motor operation
  • Steering and maneuvering
  • Visibility
  • Equipment capacity and stability
  • Equipment inspection (pre-operation inspection) and maintenance that the operator will be required to perform
  • Refueling /Charging batteries
  • Operating limitations
  • Other instructions
  • Personal Protective Equipment requirements

Workplace-Related Topics:

    • Surface Conditions
    • Pedestrian Traffic
    • Restricted Areas
    • Overhead obstructions and high voltage conductors
    • Operating in hazardous (classified) locations
    • Operating on ramps and sloped surfaces
    • Operating in closed environments or other areas where poor ventilation could cause carbon monoxide or diesel exhaust buildup
    • Fall Protection

After completing the Aerial Work Platform Safe Operation Training Program, the participant will be able to:

    • Identify hazards associated with the operation of an aerial work platform
    • Identify key points from OSHA and ANSI standards (ANSI A92.5 / Boom-Supported Elevating Work Platforms and A92.6 / Self-Propelled Elevating Work Platforms
    • Identify key features / characteristics of and manufacturer precautions for the specific aerial work platform (Boom Lift and Scissor Lift) used for the work task
    • Identify aerial work platform and related items that must be checked in a pre-operation safety inspection (Walk-Around, Function Check and Work Site) and complete a pre-operation inspection checklist in a hands-on training exercise.
    • Identify safe practices and complete a hands-on training exercise for the following

Aerial work platform operations, including:

  • Personal protection/PPE
  • Fall prevention and protection
  • Mounting & dismounting
  • Start-up
  • Traveling (maneuvering between sites)
  • Positioning the platform
  • Raising and lowering the platform
  • Working on a raised platform
  • Working near a power source
  • Stopping / lowering / shutdown, including emergency
  • Maintenance


  • Testimonials

    First Access came up with an entire layout complete with storage and picking area. Used rack was in amazing condition and installation was very quick and seamless.
    Ron Schneider, Infinite Visions Secaucus, NJ
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