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

IPAF Dual 3a and 3b weekend training, will allow all candidates to qualified to operate mobile booms, self propelled booms, cherry pickers and scissor lifts.  Whilst also offering potential trainees the opportunity to carry on training without disturbing their work schedule or losing wages.  The trainers will illustrate how the machines should be operated during the training and guide the trainees on how to carry out tasks safely and carefully.  Contact us now for the best rates and availability, one of our training experts will be available to answer any questions you may have.


Hire Safe Solutions instructors are happy to train at our facilities throughout the UK, or if you would rather  we can come to your site providing there is a training room and sufficient yard space to instruct and operate the machines.   The course  is designed to give candidates sound knowledge of good safe working practices, together with the confidence to operate the machines confidently after having  hands-on practical training to enable them to safely use powered access equipment during their working day.

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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?

The course is designed for anybody who uses MEWPs and in particular Scissors and Booms type MEWPs in the course of their daily work. Training costs are illustrates below, and can vary according to how many delegates require training. Never the less we can always accommodate what ever the level of experience.

Number of candidates:

Training can be carried out  with a maximum of  4 No Candidates per instructor.

However, additional tutors may be added if extra applicant require training.


The course duration is 1 day, candidates with some experience will rarely need further time to gain their  IPAF certification.


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

Prices from:

1-2 persons                           £225.00+VAT

3 persons                              £225.00+VAT

4 persons                              £205.00 +VAT

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