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IPAF Operator Training Course

Bolton / North West Region | Fri 24th Nov 2023 | Date Confirmed
  • Open / Public Training Course Event
  • Bolton Venue
  • £185 Per Person
  • 4 Places Available
  • on Fri 24th Nov 2023
  • Course Guaranteed To Take Place

  • Rated 4.7 / 5 By Our Clients

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Course Ready To Book

Good news, this IPAF 3a & 3b Operator Course course which is due to take place in Bolton on the 24th Nov has already achieved the minimum delegate numbers required in order for it to definitely take place and can therefore be Booked & Paid for Online.

This course also benefits from our lowest price guarantee. Confirmed bookings will receive instant confirmation, receipt of payment, a paid invoice and full joining instructions by return. Every course booked is protected by our Customer Service Charter. In order to book or to receive a quote for this training please start by completing the enquiry form.

Course Information

3a/3b Scissors and Booms...

Who Should Attend?

Designed for any person who wishes to operate either a scissor lift (category 3a) or a self propelled boom (3b) MEWP (powered access platform).

Joining Instructions

** Important Information - Coronavirus COVID-19**, , , , Candidates must adhere to the social distancing rules and Government guidelines while attending our training centre. Due to the current guidelines our canteen will be closed; we ask candidates to provide their own lunches and refreshments. If candidates bring their own cup they are more than welcome to make a hot drink (tea & coffee provided)., , , , , , , , All delegates & visitors to our venues must wash their hands thoroughly and regularly. Anyone who has been advised to self-isolate or is showing symptoms should contact us to rearrange their course and must not attend any of our venues., , , , , , , , **IPAF Training** - any candidates attending the IPAF training courses will need to bring their own full body harness & adjustable restraint lanyard - alternatively they can be purchased on the day for £59+vat for the set., , , , , , , , **Information Required**, , , , Photographic ID, , , , Date of Birth, , , , NI Number, , , , CITB Levy Number (if applicable), , , , , , , , ** Please note that candidates need to arrive for 07:45 for course start at 08:00 prompt, any candidates arriving any later that 08:15 may be turned away** PPE – Hard Hat Safety boots ** Full body harness & adjustable restraint lanyard ** High Visible Jacket/Vest Gloves (if preferred)

Course Agenda

The course then moves onto discussing the relevant legislation and regulations related to MEWPs, including the Health and Safety at Work Act and the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations. This section also covers the importance of risk assessments and the role of the operator in maintaining a safe working environment. ##$$## The next part of the agenda focuses on the safe use of MEWPs in different scenarios, such as working on uneven ground or near overhead obstructions. Learners will also be taught how to properly position and maneuver the equipment to ensure maximum safety and efficiency. ##$$## The course concludes with a review of best practices for the safe transportation, storage, and maintenance of MEWPs. Participants will also receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course, which is valid for five years. ##$$## Overall, the IPAF Operator training course provides a comprehensive and practical approach to learning how to safely and effectively operate MEWPs, equipping learners with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their role as a certified operator..

Training Venue

Training 4 Industry Unit 6A Breightmet Industrial Estate Breioghtmet Bolton BL2 6PT. . . ... yes

Training venue location and streetview links can be found here.


Upon successful completion of the IPAF Operator IPAF Operator 3a & 3b training course, the candidate will be awarded the IPAF PAL Card Powered Access Licence. This internationally recognised certification is issued by the International Powered Access Federation IPAF and is valid for five years. ##$$##The PAL Card serves as proof that the holder has been trained to operate powered access equipment safely and effectively. It is recognised by regulatory bodies and employers across the globe, making it a valuable asset for anyone working in industries where powered access equipment is used. ##$$##With the IPAF PAL Card, candidates can demonstrate their competence and knowledge in operating powered access equipment, giving them a competitive edge in the job market. It also ensures that they are up to date with the latest safety standards and regulations, promoting a safe working environment for themselves and others. ##$$##.

More Information

Enrol on our IPAF Operator training course today and join the thousands of satisfied clients who have experienced the XYZ Training Group difference. Our course is delivered by expert trainers at over 50 centres across the UK, making it easily accessible for individuals or groups. With our extensive network, we are one of the largest dedicated training groups in the country, ensuring that our clients receive top-quality training.##$$##Our IPAF Operator course is essential for anyone working at heights, equipping candidates with the necessary knowledge and skills to operate aerial work platforms safely. With a full day of training, including both theory and practical components, our course ensures that delegates are fully prepared to pass the multiple-choice closed exam and become certified operators.##$$##At XYZ Training Group, we understand the importance of providing the best training at the most competitive prices. Thats why we offer our unique Lowest Price Guarantee for our IPAF Operator course. Our clients can have peace of mind knowing that they are receiving top-quality training at the best possible price. Dont settle for anything less, choose XYZ Training Group for all your IPAF training needs.##$$##Dont risk the safety of yourself or your team by not having the proper training. Enrol on our IPAF Operator course and become a certified operator with the knowledge and skills to work at heights safely and confidently. With our extensive network of training centres and our Lowest Price Guarantee, theres no better choice for IPAF training than XYZ Training Group. Contact us now to book your spot on our next course and experience the difference for yourself. IPAF Operator training is a registered Trademark of IPAF

Group Bookings

If you have an enquiry or a need to train 4 or more persons, then why not ask us to deliver you a private IPAF 3a & 3b Operator Course course either on your premises or at one of our nearby training centres on any date that's convenient to you?

The price per person is always comparible if not better than joining one of our open course events and you will benefit from the added convenience of not only selecting the date and venue, but we'll also tailor certain elements of the training to your specific application..

In addition to that, if your delegate numbers are low and you don't have an urgent need to have the training in the next few weeks, then talk to us about setting up an open event near to you on a date of your choosing. The course will definitely go ahead as scheduled and you won't need to travel. Minimum 2 delegates.

Whatever your general requirement, make an enquiry here.


Real Customer Reviews

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Kenneth N – Thu 23rd Nov 2023:

No contingency for rain

Sarah M – Thu 23rd Nov 2023:

Class / course that took place in Liverpool recently was delivered in a lighthearted and engaging way. Callum Booth really helped us.

Jo T – Wed 22nd Nov 2023:

Helped nicely through the process by Claudia Mustata....!

NATHAN – Wed 22nd Nov 2023:

First class...

Adrian T – Wed 22nd Nov 2023:

Good, compliments to you all...

Robert G – Thu 16th Nov 2023:

Delivered really clearly...

Stephen H – Wed 15th Nov 2023:

The information delivered on the Xyz course which took place at the Liverpool venue recently was v.good.

David S – Wed 15th Nov 2023:

Company booked me on the wrong course

Richard S – Thu 9th Nov 2023:

Training session which took place at the Warrington venue recently was well organised. Callum Booth is a fab account manager.

GAVIN L – Mon 6th Nov 2023:

Training conducted on our site was big hand. Having Emilie manage my training the best part.