Important Notices & Accommodations

Program Description

This IHSA course is hands-on

Modern technology has simplified many tasks over the years, including work in the line trade. This program provides participants with a thorough understanding of the safe practices required when operating material handling aerial devices.


Program Content

  • Interpretation of relevant regulations and the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Basic hydraulic theory
  • Stability ratings for hydraulic aerial devices
  • Load charts
  • Safe work practices for manual/hydraulic jibs and winches
  • Field practice—various material handling operations

Who Should Attend?

Personnel who operate or maintain hydraulic material handling aerial devices (including supervisors).


Personal Protective Equipment / What to Bring

Participants are required to bring their own CSA-approved head, eye, hearing, and foot protection, leather gloves, traffic vest, bucket harness and lanyard, and suitable clothing for outside work. Attendees will not be permitted to participate in the course if they do not bring the noted personal protective equipment and clothing.



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
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
2 Days
Member Fee
Member Fee
Max Participants
Non-member Fee
Non-member Fee

Call to Register

To inquire about possible dates and enrollment for this course, please contact our Customer Service Department at 1-800-263-5024.


Session Details

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