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Elevating Work Platforms

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Program Description

This IHSA course is hands-on

This program is intended for personnel who operate or supervise the operation of any of the following equipment:

  • Non self-propelled elevating work platforms
  • Self-propelled elevating work platforms
  • Self-propelled boom-type elevating work platforms.

Elevating Work Platforms training provides basic information on elevating work platforms. After the training the employer must provide oral, written, and hands-on instruction in the specific machine the worker will operate and the specific hazards the worker could encounter in the workplace.


Program Content

  • Equipment types and selection
  • Basic hazards
  • Regulations and responsibilities
  • Stability and tipping
  • Equipment inspection
  • Safe practices
  • Safe operation (an evaluated demonstration of machine operation skills)


To receive a program certificate the participant must complete the classroom learning exercises and satisfy the requirements of the hands-on inspection and operation portion of the program.


Who Should Attend?

Anyone who works with or around elevating work platforms (including supervisors)



This course has a prerequisite, so online registration is not available. Please contact a Customer Service Representative at 1-800-263-5024 to register.

IHSA’s Working at Heights–Fundamentals of Fall Prevention (or an equivalent working at heights training program approved by the Ministry of Labour/Prevention Office)


Important Notice

Participants must bring a CSA-certified hard hat, CSA-certified safety boots, CSA-certified full-body harness and lanyard, and eye protection.



Delivery of this program at your facility will require a suitable space to complete the practical portion of the program as well as the required equipment. Please check with your IHSA Consultant/Trainer for specific requirements.

Price Per Participant at
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Program Duration
1 Day
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Session Details

From: Mar 10, 2021 - To: Aug 25, 2021
City: Any
Region: Any

E72599Elevating Work Platform3/10/2021 7:30:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E77543Elevating Work Platform4/14/2021 7:30:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E77508Elevating Work Platform5/7/2021 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E77555Elevating Work Platform5/31/2021 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E77562Elevating Work Platform6/23/2021 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E77519Elevating Work Platform7/9/2021 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E77571Elevating Work Platform8/13/2021 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E77577Elevating Work Platform8/25/2021 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register

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