Mobile Elevated Work Platform

Key Information

Duration: 1 Day (8 Hours)

Maximum Attendees: 8

Training available nationwide at one of our centres, or your own workplace

Price (excl GST)

$500 Per Person

Price (excl GST)

$2590 Company Booking

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Understand the legal obligations, pre-check requirements and skills needed to safely operate a Mobile Elevated Work Platform.

This course ensures you understand the relevant guidelines, regulations and Codes of Practice to safely assess and operate a MEWP. It also includes a series of practical exercises where you will apply and test your knowledge of hazards, risk management and operational skills.

  • Unit Standards - MEWP (Click to see more detail)









    Describe types of elevating work platforms (EWPs) and legislative requirements for their use



    Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a scissor lift



    Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a truck-mounted EWP



    Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a self-propelled boom lift



    Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a trailer-mounted EWP



    Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a vertical lift


Machine Options:

Only two machine combinations can be trained in one day. You will need to specify which combination you require on booking. The machine options are as follows:

• Scissor Lift
• Self-Propelled Boom
• Truck Mounted Boom
• Trailer Mounted
• Vertical Lift

Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of types of MEWP’s
  2. Their suitability for purpose
  3. Safety features
  4. Legislative requirements in relation to code of practice and the use of MEWP’s
  5. Assess the worksite and prepare to use the relevant MEWP
  6. How to identify and report faults and damage for the MEWP
  7. How to shut down the MEWP


  1. Hazard and Risk Management is recommended
  2. If only conducting a practical machine assessment you must already hold unit standard 23966


"Great course content and info, I found the trainer was fantastic with awesome real life experiences talked through. Would highly recommend"

Student Feedback 11th April 2018

"Nice facilities and up to date equipment"

Student Feedback March 2018