Operate Scissor Lift
(DRAFT)

This Scissor Lift Operator course will equip trainees with basic skills, knowledge and attitudes to operate scissor lifts safely via the following modules:

  • CE1: Prepare to carry out scissor lift operations

  • CE2: Carry out scissor lift operations

  • CE3: Conduct post-operation of scissor lifts

Duration:

  • 9 hours 8:30am to 6:30pm
    (includes theory, practical and assessment)

Languages:

  • English, Mandarin, Malay, Tamil

Learners must be above 18 years of age and are assumed to:

• Have a basic knowledge of the relevant sector of work
• Be able to listen and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills (ES) level 3
• Be able to read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ES level 3
• Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ES level 3; and
• Be medically fit to work at height

What you will learn in this module:

  • Types of hazards
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Factors for selection appropriate scissor lifts
  • Fundamentals of scissor lifts pre-use
  • Main components of scissor lift
  • Safe working load of scissor lift
  • Safety devices, signage, labels and scissor lift controls
  • Legislations and industry guidelines relating to scissor lift operations
  • Types of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Operational procedures relating to scissor lift operations
  • Safe work practices for scissor lift operation
  • Modes of maneuvering
  • Standard operating procedures for post-operation of scissor lift
  • Routine post-operation checks
  • Reporting procedures for damage and defects

Target Audience: MEWP Operators from any industry

MEWP(Scissor Lift) Course
  • Attire
    • Long pants
    • Safety boots

    Note: Learners must be in proper attire for practical assessment

  • Personal Protective Equipment

    • Safety helmet

    • Safety harness

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