Menu
book now - link to course dates

IPAF Scissor & Boom Lift – 3a & 3b

Certification

A4 Certificate & Photo ID (PAL) Card · Valid for 5yrs

1 day (8am - 4:30pm)

£205.00 + VAT per person

Includes:
  • Registration with IPAF
  • IPAF log book & Extensive handouts
  • Hire of equipment
  • Lunch & refreshments incl. sweets and biscuits
  • Letter of attendance (free on request) whilst certification is processed
  • Free parking

Location

  • Bristol
  • On site
  • National Training Centres

Delegates

1 to 4 people can attend open training courses.

Enquire

Essential course for operators of powered access equipment. Delegates learn how to safely operate both types of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs) aka Cherry Pickers.

Course includes:

  • Intro to Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPS)
  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1978
  • Work at Height Regulations 2005
  • Responsibilities of employees and employers
  • Familiarisation of machines – understanding their capabilities
  • Pre use safety checks and inspection
  • Safe working environment and systems of work
  • Driving and controlling machines

  • Emergency lowering systems
  • How to safely store machines
  • Regular maintenance – what to look for
  • Correct use of PPE to ensure proper protection (including use of safety harness and lanyards in a MEWPS)
  • Pre theory test
  • Theory test – multiple choice
  • Practical assessment – operating machines

Who Needs IPAF Scissor & Boom Lift – 3a & 3b Training

Operators of control powered access equipment and people who manage or supervise them.

OFFER: 20% off MEWP Hire from Summit Platforms

Trainer

Greg Wallace

Greg has been a PASMA Instructor for the last 6 years.

He specialises in work at height training drawing on 15 years trade experience.

Course Dates

Bristol
Show events in the next months
Dates Days Price per person Status
1 Friday 23 Feb 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

1 Place Available

1 Monday 26 Feb 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

2 Places Available

1 Friday 02 Mar 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

3 Places Available

1 Monday 05 Mar 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT Sold Out
1 Friday 09 Mar 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

1 Monday 12 Mar 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT Sold Out
1 Friday 16 Mar 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

1 Monday 19 Mar 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT Sold Out
2 Monday 26 Mar 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

2 Places Available

2 Monday 09 Apr 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

3 Places Available

2 Monday 16 Apr 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

3 Monday 23 Apr 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

3 Monday 30 Apr 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

3 Monday 07 May 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

3 Monday 14 May 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

4 Monday 21 May 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

4 Tuesday 29 May 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

4 Monday 04 Jun 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

4 Monday 11 Jun 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

4 Monday 18 Jun 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

5 Monday 25 Jun 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

5 Monday 02 Jul 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

5 Monday 09 Jul 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

5 Monday 16 Jul 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

6 Monday 23 Jul 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

6 Monday 30 Jul 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

6 Monday 06 Aug 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

6 Monday 13 Aug 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

7 Monday 20 Aug 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

7 Tuesday 28 Aug 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

7 Monday 03 Sep 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

7 Monday 10 Sep 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

7 Monday 17 Sep 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

8 Monday 24 Sep 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

8 Monday 01 Oct 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

8 Monday 08 Oct 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

8 Monday 15 Oct 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

9 Monday 22 Oct 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

9 Monday 29 Oct 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

9 Monday 05 Nov 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

9 Monday 12 Nov 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

9 Monday 19 Nov 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

10 Monday 26 Nov 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

10 Monday 03 Dec 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

10 Monday 10 Dec 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

10 Monday 17 Dec 2018 1 £205.00 + VAT

Add to basket

4 Places Available

FAQs

  1. Q: Is there an age limit on the IPAF course?

    A: Yes, delegates need to be 18 or over.

  2. Q: Are ther other categories of IPAF training?

    A: Yes, we also provide training on IPAF 1b (Static Boom/Van Mount) and Push Around Verticals (PAV) powered access categories - please, get in touch for info.

  3. Q: What are the IPAF pass marks?

    A: An 80% pass mark applies to the IPAF Operator theory test, and successful delegates go on to complete the practical session for which the pass mark is 75%.

  4. Q: Is there such an IPAF Renewal Course?

    A: Yes, as long as the following criteria are met:

    • Your current IPAF certificate is still in date.
    • Your IPAF log book has at least 60 entries in it from the last 5 years and 10 of the entries were in the last year.
    If your answer is no to the above then in order to renew your license you need to attend a full IPAF course again. If your answer is yes to the above, then we can help you as well with a half day refresher course - please, get in touch for info.

  5. Q: How long does an IPAF PAL card last?

    A: IPAF tickets are valid for 5 years.

  6. Q: Full list of IPAF Categories

    A:

    Static Vertical (1a, 1a): Vertical personnel platforms (static)

    Static Boom (1b, 1b+): Self-propelled booms (outriggers), trailers/push-arounds, vehicle-mounted platforms

    Mobile Vertical (3a, 3a+): Scissor lifts, vertical personnel platforms (mobile)

    Mobile Boom (3b, 3b): Self-propelled booms

    Push Around Vertical (PAV): Push around verticals

    Visual explanation - here (optimised pdf 0.4MB)

Feedback on IPAF Scissor & Boom Lift – 3a & 3b Course

Feedback from the guys regarding the recent IPAF course, all 4 have completed it now and thoroughly enjoyed it! The guy was great, really informative (they’ve all come away having learnt lots of new stuff and with questions to ask at the next SHE meeting!) and lunch was provided for them, bonus!!

Jasmine Roll

Burgess Marine Ltd

Southampton

TERMS & CONDITIONS

On completion of the IPAF 3a & 3b course you're eligible for:
New Summit Platforms customers - 20% off your first hire.
Existing Summit Customers - an extra 10% off your current rates on your next MEWP hire.