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Safe Use of MEWP & Chainsaw from a MEWP (combined course)
Who is this for?
This combined course is for chainsaw operators, who are not already qualified in MEWP operation, who are required to undertake works, from a height, with the assistance of a mobile elevated work platform (MEWP). This course will provide training and assessment in the safe use of a MEWP as well as using a chainsaw whilst situated in the MEWP.
Learners must not be suffering from vertigo or similar conditions or on medication that could affect their safety whilst at height.
1-2 days Training with an additional 1 day City & Guilds NPTC Assessment
max. 4 per course
This is normally completed on a mwmac site locally to Builth Wells or Llandrindod Wells.
If you have enough people for a full course we are able to run this course on your site (subject to a pre-course visit).
Chainsaw Maintenance & Crosscutting | Felling & Processing Small Trees up to 380mm
City and Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of a Mobile Elevated Work Platform
City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate of Competence in Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP)
mwmac Training Certificate & City & Guilds NPTC Qualification Certificate
- To be able to review of current legislation and risk assessment
- To undertake MEWP inspection and setup
- To explain and undertake Emergency Procedures
- To be able to operate MEWP according to industry best practice
- Be able to prepare a mobile elevated work platform for operation
- Be able to operate a mobile elevated work platform
- Be able to prepare the mobile elevated work platform for transport
- To carry out Chainsaw inspection and pre/post safety/operational checks
- To undertake free fall and hand held cuts to required specification
- To demonstrate effective use of pull ropes
- To carry out post use inspection of MEWP
- To leave site in a tidy manner
- To be able to work safely.
Course Information Sheet:
Course Information Sheet – Safe use of MEWP & Chainsaw from a MEWP (combined course)
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