IPAF Courses

Every month we help hundreds of people to pass their IPAF course. With over 20 centres available across the UK we are bound to have a course that’s convenient to you. Need a course on site? Give us a call and we will arrange one in no time at all. We’ll even bring the Scissor Lift and Cherry Picker. Help and advice is available now on 0800 130 3225.

The IPAF (International Powered Access Federation) training programme was developed by industry leading professionals to provide an internationally recognised standard of training to platform operators.


IPAF Dual Category

Our IPAF Dual Category course trains delegates to operate scissor lifts and boom lifts in a safe and effective way. Successful delegates will receive their PAL (Powered Access License) Card for both scissor lifts and boom lifts, which is valid for 5 years.

IPAF Scissor and Boom (Dual Category) Course Overview


IPAF Single Category

We also have single category courses for the scissor lift and boom lift.

IPAF Scissor (Single Category) Course Overview

IPAF Boom (Single Category) Course Overview


The IPAF Push Around Vertical (PAV) course will provide operatives and supervisors working with a PAV with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely manoeuvre and position the PAV machine.

IPAF PAV Course Overview

IPAF MEWPs for Managers

Overseeing the use of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs) such as powered scissor lifts and trailer mount booms requires an awareness of planning procedures, safe operation processes and the importance of risk assessment. This course is ideal for managers and supervisors to learn about their responsibilities in providing a safe working environment

for MEWPs operatives.

IPAF MEWPs for Managers Course Overview

IPAF Harness Use and Inspection

The safe use of a full body harness is paramount when working at heights using Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs). The IPAF Harness Use and Inspection course provides operatives, supervisors and managers with a thorough understanding of how to use and inspect harnesses in a safe and effective manner.

IPAF Harness Use and Inspection Course Overview



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