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IPAF 1b Training – Static Boom | Spider Lift | Vehicle Mount

Candidates  who carry out the IPAF 1b training –  static boom training and pass will be qualified to operate spider lifts, vehicle mounts and trailer mounted MEWPs. If you are considering carrying out the training please contact us to discuss the course which consists of a theory and practical test.  We will also be able to offer you the best rates and current availability.  The training team will be happy to help with any queries  you may have about the training and the qualifications you can achieve.


Hire Safe Solutions can carry out IPAF 1b training at any one of  our facilities located throughout the UK.  We can also train your candidates at your own site or premises, provided the facilities are adequate and there is a static boom available for the delegates to use.  The course is designed to give candidates sound knowledge and  good safe working practices along with hands-on practical skills to enable them to safely operate powered access equipment.

  • Introduction
  • MEWP Categories
  • Structural Parts
  • Regulations
  • Pre-Use Inspections
  • Safe Handover Procedures
  • Identifying Hazards
  • Safe Operating Methods

Who Should Attend?

The course is designed for anybody who needs to be able to operate a static boom MEWPs.

Number of candidates:

6 per course per instructor, we are also happy to cater for smaller groups.
A second instructor can be available if maximum number is reached and there are additional people who require training.


The course duration is 1 day, candidates with some experience will usually need no longer than 1 day to obtain IPAF 1b certification


On successful completion, the candidates will receive a Powered Access Licence (PAL) Card, the card will show their name and photograph.  The card will also identify the categories that have been successfully completed, in this case IPAF 1b.   Once the Candidate has passed,  the certification is valid for five years, and this is noted on the card.

Prices from:

1-3 persons                           £185 +VAT

4-6 persons                           £165 +VAT


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