EOSH UK Award in Man Lift Safe Operator Training
The Award in Man Lift Safe Operator Training is designed to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to operate man lifts safely and efficiently. The course covers various types of man lifts, including scissor lifts, boom lifts, and personnel lifts. Participants will learn about the proper operation and controls of man lifts, safety procedures, hazard identification, and emergency protocols. The course emphasizes the importance of following manufacturer guidelines and industry standards to ensure the safety of operators and those working in the vicinity of man lifts.
This qualification is evaluated using assessments and Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQ). To receive this qualification, the learner must pass both tests with a certain percentage.
The qualification has recommended course duration of 4-5 days.
Note: However the course duration may be increased to meet additional learning needs if required but not reduced.
The course modules for the Award in Man Lift Safe Operator Training include:
• Introduction to man lifts and their types
• Safety regulations and standards for man lift operations
• Understanding man lift components and controls
• Pre-operation inspections and maintenance procedures
• Safe operating practices and procedures
• Emergency response and rescue procedures
• Fall protection and harness systems
• Hazard identification and risk assessment
• Load capacity and weight distribution considerations
• Operating in different environments and conditions
• Review of relevant case studies and accidents related to man lift operations