Elevating Work Platforms Operator

1 day
CSA-approved safety boots and hard hat


Elevating work platforms are commonly used on construction sites to provide workers with temporary access to inaccessible areas, usually at heights. All construction workers in Ontario must complete training prior to operating an elevating work platform for the first time.

Our interactive course consists of both a theory and practical training session, and will provide participants with the essential principles involved with the safe operation of self-propelled scissor- and boom-type elevating work platforms.

Course Content

  • Legislation and standards pertaining to elevating work platforms
  • Types of elevating work platforms
  • Hazards, stability and tipping
  • Safe operating practices and procedures
  • Inspections and maintenance
  • Use of emergency controls
  • Propane cylinder exchange


If you meet the above requirements and are interested – LiUNA Local 506 Members can apply directly from the Member Portal