The baskets and aerial platforms are considered the safest and more secure way to temporary access to a large number of types of work carried out at. They offer a temporary intervention solution where there are no permanent facilities. Carrying out work that uses this elevating machinery requires the application of safe working methods as well as compliance with the established standards. In order to be able to handle this equipment safely, it is essential that the user be fully familiar with the characteristics, possibilities, manoeuvring limits as well as the work environment. In addition, he/she must know the associated risks and must be able to control them in order to avoid any problematic or hazardous situations.
The training is primarily intended for regular and casual workers wishing to carry out work at heights with a basket or a platform. Whether you work in the industrial or construction field, or you are simply interested in acquiring new skills, this training is for you.
- To know the advantages and disadvantages of the various types of elevating machinery
- To be able to identify and eliminate the risks of accident
- To perform its inspection according to the applicable standards
- To understand the safe driving and operating concepts
- To respect the good working methods as well as safety rules
In order to comply with the RSST section 263.1, every worker operating an aerial basket lifting device must undergo training in compliance with articles 10.11 to 10.11.3 of CSA Standard C225-00 Vehicle-Mounted Aerial Devices and more specifically on the operating methods related to the operation in motion of the carrier vehicle of the aerial basket lifting device.Read the full article
This course has a duration of about 90min and is valid for 36 months