Aerial Work Platform Operator Safety Course

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Improper use of booms, scissors, and other elevated work platforms (EWP) results in hundreds of serious injuries each year. It’s for this reason that Elevated Work Platform Training (formerly Aerial Work Platform Training) is mandatory for all Ontario EWP operators.

This course covers the safe operation of a variety of elevated work platforms, also known as aerial work platforms. You’ll learn the most up-to-date information on a variety of machines and improve your knowledge of EWP safety in the workplace. A one-time course fee gets you everything you need, including practical and theory exams, writing materials, and proof of training certificate.

A combination of theory and practical on-site training ensures your employer’s due diligence and compliance with Occupational Health and Safety Regulations. Topics include

Why it’s important to conduct a thorough pre-shift inspection each day before using the equipment

  • Machine stability and the importance of knowing an elevated platform’s capacity
  • Planning each job and setting up the machine and site properly to avoid hazards and obstacles around the worksite
  • Common hazards associated with elevated work platforms and how to recognize, avoid, or minimize them.

This course is for workers in any industry that involves working on or around elevated work platforms, including:

  • Roofing
  • Trades and construction
  • Agriculture
  • Retail
  • Warehousing
  • Property maintenance
  • Energy

Participants must successfully pass both theory and practical exams to receive certification.

Small class sizes fill up fast, so hurry and book now! Contact us today to learn more about the course and the topics covered.


  • Length of course 8am – 1pm
  • For next available course please contact 905-407-0672

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