SCISSOR LIFT OPERATOR: SAFETY TRAINING IS CRUCIAL FOR EVERYONE

Operating a scissor lift may seem simple, but without proper training, it can be a dangerous task. Scissor lift accidents can cause severe injuries or even fatalities, which is why Mainland Safety Training Company offers a Scissor Lift Operator course. This course is designed for both new and experienced operators, and it covers topics relating to the safe use and operation of scissor lifts.

Why is Scissor Lift Safety Training Important?

Scissor lift accidents are often caused by operator error, lack of proper training, and insufficient maintenance. As a result, it is crucial to receive proper safety training to operate scissor lifts. The Scissor Lift Operator course offered by Mainland Safety Training Company covers all aspects of operating a scissor lift, from performing pre-shift inspections to dealing with company-specific hazards.

What is Covered in the Course?

The Scissor Lift Operator course offered by Mainland Safety Training Company is a comprehensive program that covers both theoretical and practical aspects of operating a scissor lift. The theoretical component of the program includes topics such as relevant provincial and federal legislation, pedestrian awareness, stability principles, operation of equipment, and general safety rules and guidelines.

The practical component of the program includes a review of the pre-shift inspection, workplace inspection, safe operating procedures, dealing with company-specific hazards, hands-on training and application, and practical skills evaluation. The practical evaluation is conducted on an individual basis, as per pre-determined course criteria designed to be equal and measurable.

Where is the Program Conducted?

The Scissor Lift Operator program is conducted at the client’s location. This means that participants will receive training on the use of scissor lifts at their facility. By doing so, the course can be tailored to the specific needs of the client, and participants will have the opportunity to practice their skills on the equipment they will be using on the job.

What Happens After Completion of the Course?

Upon successful completion of the Scissor Lift Operator course, participants will receive their Scissor Lift Operator Certificate, which is valid for three years from the issue date. This certificate serves as proof that the participant has received proper training and is qualified to operate a scissor lift.

Get in Touch with Mainland Safety Training Company

Mainland Safety Training Company has locations in Delta, Cloverdale, Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Kelowna, and West Kelowna. To learn more about the Scissor Lift Operator course or to schedule training, please contact Mainland Safety Training Company by phone at +1 604 617 0211 or by email at [email protected].

Conclusion

Operating a scissor lift can be a hazardous task if proper safety training is not received. The Scissor Lift Operator course offered by Mainland Safety Training Company covers all aspects of operating a scissor lift, from performing pre-shift inspections to dealing with company-specific hazards. By receiving proper safety training, operators can reduce the risk of accidents and injuries in the workplace.