IPAF Operator Training Course

Sheffield / Yorkshire Region | Tue 18th Jan 2022 | Date Confirmed
  • Open / Public Training Course Event
  • Sheffield Venue
  • £195 Per Person
  • 4 Places Available
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • 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 Sheffield on the 18th Jan 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**

Course Agenda

Intro to IPAF and MEWPS, MEWP legislation and guidance, Rental terms and conditions, Machine types and use, Structural parts and MEWP selection, Operator training and familiarisation, Operator daily inspection, MEWP personal fall protection, Safe operating methods and hazard awareness, Safety beyond training, Written test..

Training Venue

Available as an open course at any of over 100 training centres across the UK. Also available on client premises, provided a suitable MEWP is available and a classroom is available to seat all delegates comfortably...

Training venue location and streetview links can be found here.


5 year accreditation by IPAF for successful delegates. Persons passing the course will receive a 5 year PAL (powered Access License) and certificate. Course involves both theoretical and practical examinations and a strong use of English is essential..

More Information

The Course is delivered over a whole day, theory in the morning, practical in the afternoon. The course has a multiple choice closed exam as part of the theory which delegates must pass in order to progress to the practical element of the training.
XYZ Training Group has the largest selection of IPAF training courses across the UK. All of our IPAF accredited training partners deliver this course, offering all clients a unique Lowest Price Guarantee. 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

4.7 Superb Based on 212 reviews
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Ben D – Sun 16th Jan 2022:

Positive experience...

Tracey M – Wed 12th Jan 2022:

My old company holding my training cert

Blair B – Wed 12th Jan 2022:

It was a pleasure dealing with Karen....!

Roger H – Sun 9th Jan 2022:

Delivered in a lighthearted and engaging way...

Darren P – Wed 5th Jan 2022:

Course held at our premises recently was at least an 8 out of 10.

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Keith M – Sun 2nd Jan 2022:

Xyz Training event conducted on our site was really good. Fantastic course, totally recommend it..

David E – Sun 2nd Jan 2022:

I personally found the IPAF Operator training session was rewarding.

Mehmet H – Fri 31st Dec 2021:

10 people from the business said the IPAF Operator class / course that took place in Pudsey recently was well worth attending.

Stuart P – Sun 26th Dec 2021:

IPAF Operator Training session which took place in Mickletown was i salute you. Great. I loved it.. Dealing with Ian was a pleasure.