The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) promotes the safe and effective use of powered access equipment worldwide in the widest sense – through providing technical advice and information; through influencing and interpreting legislation and standards; and through safety initiatives and training programmes.
The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) training programme is globally recognised, developed by leading industry professionals and available in multiple languages across a worldwide. Kaileys Consortium is a registered IPAF training centre in Kenya.
About MEWPs for Managers Course
Companies that use MEWPs need to know what their management and legal responsibilities are and how to ensure the most effective use of MEWPs. This course covers what managers need to know for safe and effective use of MEWPs on site, including planning the job, conducting a risk assessment, selecting the right equipment for optimum cost-efficiency and mitigating all possible risks.
In most countries there is a requirement for employers to train all employees who plan, supervise or manage work at height and the use of equipment for such work.
- Do you know what your legal obligations are?
- Have you selected the right machine for the job at hand?
- Who is operating MEWPs on your site and have they been trained and familiarised?
- Have you considered the potential hazards and taken preventive measures?
This training course will help you answer these questions and prepare you to safely and effectively manage MEWPs on site.
Courses Offered by IPAF
The comprehensive range of classroom and eLearning courses covers mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) including boom, scissor, 1b, 3a and 3b categories of machines, mast climbing work platforms (MCWPs) and construction hoists. Courses are aimed at operators, service technicians, delivery drivers, managers/supervisors, demonstrators, installers and instructors.
IPAF’s eLearning provides a flexible and enhanced online learning experience for the mobile elevating work platform (MEWP) operator, MEWPs for Managers training programmes. Kaileys Consortium being an accredited training organization in Kenya, Africa, reassures learners that eLearning provides the same high-quality theory training as in the classroom and can be completed on a range of devices anytime, anywhere, at your own pace.