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IPAF Dual 3a & 3b – Mobile Scissor & Mobile Boom


The IPAF Dual 3a and 3b Training (Scissor and Boom) qualifies the successful candidates to operate mobile booms, self propelled booms, cherry pickers and scissor lifts. Contact us now for the best rates and availability, one of our training experts will be able answer any questions you may have.


Hire Safe Solutions can train at one of our facilities located throughout UK.   Additionally, we can train at your site or premises providing that the facilities are adequate.  Designed to give candidates sound knowledge of good safe working practices along with hands-on practical skills to enable them to safely use powered access equipment.

Course Syllabus:

  • IPAF Training Course content
  • Introduction and pre-course theory test
  • MEWP categories
  • Structural parts
  • Regulations ISO 18878, PUWER, LOLER, RIDDOR, WAHR, MHSW
  • Pre-use inspection/handover
  • Safe operating methods and hazards
  • Theory test practical training
  • IPAF Training Practical assessment
  • Licence renewal & Log books
  • IPAF Training Course evaluation

Who should attend?

This course is designed for anyone who operates a MEWPs and in particular Scissors and  Boom Type MEWPs.

Please contact us for the best rates and course availability, one of our trainers will be able to answer any questions you may have about the course.  We are able to offer weekend training allowing candidates to train with out disrupting their daily working schedule.

Number of candidates:

4 No candidates per course.
If maximum course numbers are reached, additional tutors may be added.


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


On successful completion, the candidates will receive a Powered Access Licence (PAL) Card, the card will have their name and picture. The card will also identify the categories that have been completed successfully. The IPAF Card Expiries after five years.

Prices From:

1-2 persons                           £205 +VAT

3 persons                              £195 +VAT

4 persons                              £180 +VAT

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