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A26 Mobile Elevating Platforms Boom Course

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  • A26 Mobile Elevating Platforms Boom Course

Course Details

  • Cost:

    £POA +VAT

  • Category :

    CPCS Courses

  • Tags:

    Mobile Elevating Platforms Boom, A26, CPCS

  • Skills:

    Red Card

Course Description

This course is for A26 Mobile Elevating Platforms Boom Operators who want to take a CPCS test to gain their Red Trained Operator Card.

A26 Mobile Elevating Platforms Boom Course Details

  • Purpose of principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology.
  • Manufacturers requirements as per the operators handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation.
  • Pre-start checks.
  • Check emergency lowering functions.
  • Configure and set for site travel.
  • Travel over level surfaces (all types) and uneven terrain (self-propelled).
  • Explain travel procedures and precautions over inclines.
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces.
  • Configure and set plant for accessing duties.
  • Position the platform to access a work position.
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services.
  • Access working points up to full operating height and reach.
  • Travel with a raised platform (relevant endorsement).
  • Shut down and securing procedures.

You will need to undertake a Health & Safety test within 2 years.

Next step

CPCS blue competence card and NVQ Level 2.

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