Fusion Safety OSSA Approved Elevated Work Platform

Course #: OSSA-EWP
Cost: 199.00 Plus GST
Program Length: 8 Hrs
Certification Duration: 3
Certified By: Fusion Safety Services Ltd.

Course Description

Elevated Work Platform  

Course Description

This Elevated Work Platform (EWP) course is approximately 8 hours in duration and includes an instructor led powerpoint presentation, videos, class exercises, inspection and use of an EWP and written knowledge test.

Learning Objectives

The learning objectives of this Elevated Work Platform course are to ensure that students demonstrate an understanding of the following:

  • Legislation and Standards as they relate to Elevated Work Platforms
  • Employer and Worker Responsibilities
  • Elements of Pre-Work Planning
  • Load Limitations and Calculations
  • Stability
  • Pre-Use Check and Visual Inspection
  • Personal Protective Equipment Requirements
  • System Components
  • Working from Heights
  • Platform Types
  • Machine Specific Features
  • Safe Operation
  • The Training and Competency requirements
  • Rescue and Escape Planning
  • Recognition, Evaluation and Control of Hazards