Aerial Boom Lift Operator, Security Guard, Mainland Safety, First Aid Training Services, Surrey, BC

Aerial Boom Lift Operator

Articulating & Telescopic Boom Lift Training

Our Boom Lift training & certification is up to 8 hours in duration depending on the number of students & individual experience.

This program is certified through Ives Training Group Inc. The Largest Powered Mobile Equipment training provider in North America and currently has a 3 year expiry as per industry standards. This Program includes certification for all types of boom lifts.

  • Upon theory completion students are required to write an exam which has a minimum pass mark of 70%. In practical evaluation, participants are required to achieve 80 % marks. Students will receive their permanent certificate on the day of training. This program is highly recognized and certification is valid throughout North America.
  • Mainland safety can conduct training at our facility, at your business or work site

Call us today at 604-617 0211 for more information or to schedule a training appointment.

    Program Length:

    Depends on the type(s) of equipment, the number of students and their experience level.

    Program Structure:

    Consists of 50% classroom theory training & evaluation and 50% Practical hands-on training & evaluation.

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    Contact us today for more information or to schedule a training appointment.

    Boom Lift Training Programs are delivered at your location or at a number of Mainland safety training locations in your area. Trainees receive in-depth instruction on regulations and safe operation as well as extensive hands-on training. Each trainee’s knowledge and skill level is evaluated and those able to demonstrate an acceptable level of operational competence receive employee documentation and Operator Certification cards.

    Mainland Safety Training provides IVES accredited Boom Lift training on site at company premises anywhere in the Lower mainland at very competitive prices and with the added benefit of being able to train for you at weekends and 24 hours a day at no extra cost.

    We use the latest training techniques combining theory and practical exercises in accordance with Health & Safety Executive Guidelines and we continually achieve high success rates.

    Our aim is to ensure each candidate completes the course with the skills and knowledge required to operate the equipment safely and efficiently.  The practical training and assessments are carried out by fully qualified and industry experienced trainers.

    We offer one day refresher courses and 2 day’s complete detailed course for new participant’s.

    Program Outline

    Phase 1 – Theory Training

    During Phase 1 the instructor guides trainees through a comprehensive and interactive review of the operator workbook covering:

    • Applicable Regulations
    • Types of Boom Lift 
    • Main parts of a Boom Lift
    • Understanding Boom LiftSafety
    • Fuels and Batteries

    Phase 2 – Theory Evaluation

    Phase 2 starts with a written test based on the concepts covered in the operator’s reference manuals.The test consists of ten (10) multiple choice/essay type questions. These tests are graded and returned to the trainees and then reviewed to ensure understanding. A minimum score of 70% is required to pass this phase of the program.

    Phase 3 – Practical Training

    Phase 3 is hands-on portion of the program where the trainees are shown the pre-use inspection, safe operating procedures and parking/shut-down procedures and then given the opportunity to practice under the helpful eye of the program instructor.
    *Time may vary.

    Phase 4 – Practical Evaluation

    In Phase 4 trainees are assessed as having reached a minimum skill level and are individually evaluated using a Boom Lift in a reasonably challenging course (site specific). Following the evaluation, trainees are de-briefed and given the opportunity to address any issues they may have regarding any phase of the program. Each successful trainee’s employer will receive official records and documents shortly after the end of the program.
    *Time may vary.