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Coutts Library Services (Niagara Falls, ON)

"It was important that both salary and hourly staff learned the importance of safety together. Very organized and understandable."

Transportation Safety Training
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
We have designed 3 different courses for Aerial Work Platforms
  1. Scissor lift
  2. Genie Boom or other boom
  3. Combination Scissor and boom training (Theory is longer) call for details.
Scissor Lift Training day (2 hour theory + Practical evaluation)

Provide participants a general understanding of the safe and efficient operation of "Power Operated Mobile Work Platforms." Participants will be able to identify specific health and safety hazards associated with operating scissor lifts".

Course Content:

Review related sections of the OHS Act, CSA Standards, and Scaffold Industry Association of Canada specifications.
  • Hazards associated with operating scissor lifts
  • Outline fines & penalties for improper use of the equipment.
  • Lifting device & mobile equipment definitions.
  • Complete review of "fall arrest" required, and recommended.
  • Pre-shift equipment inspection and work area survey requirements.
  • Review site specific Hazards, and controls for safe operation of a scissor lift.
  • Review safety decals, load capabilities, and specific equipment requirements.

Practical evaluation:

Each individual will be tested to ensure they can safely and efficiently operate site-specific equipment. On successful completion of both parts one & two of this program, the participant will be a competent "Scissor Lift Operator."

Documentation will be provided to the employer for each successful participant. The course includes all course materials, Power Point presentation to go along with the manual, wallet card, knowledge verification, and a detailed practical evaluation. We do not instruct "theory only" training for Aerial Work Platforms. Practical evaluation must be performed.

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