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Aerial Scissor and Boom Lift Training

Limited Time Offer
was CA$378
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Certification Card

3-Year Validity

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Port Coquitlam, BC

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Approx. 5-6 hours

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Max. 12 participants

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  • English CLB 7
  • See details below

Course Description

This specialized training course provides comprehensive instruction on the safe operation of scissor lifts and boom lifts in various work environments. Participants will learn essential principles of equipment operation, including pre-operation inspections, maneuvering techniques, and hazard recognition. Through hands-on exercises and simulated scenarios, participants will develop proficiency in navigating elevated workspaces, avoiding common hazards, and implementing emergency procedures.

Suitable for operators, supervisors, and safety personnel in industries such as construction, maintenance, and facilities management, this course ensures compliance with regulatory standards and promotes a culture of safety and efficiency.

Course Outline

Aerial Scissor Lift Training

  • Introduction to aerial scissor lift equipment types, components, and operation principles
  • Pre-operation inspection procedures and equipment maintenance requirements
  • Safe operating practices, including setup, positioning, maneuvering, and emergency response protocols
  • Hands-on practice sessions using aerial scissor lifts under the supervision of experienced instructors

Boom Lift Training

  • Overview of boom lift equipment types, features, and applications
  • Pre-operation checks, including inspection of controls, hydraulic systems, and safety devices
  • Techniques for safe operation of boom lifts, including platform positioning, elevation control, and navigating obstacles
  • Practical exercises involving hands-on operation of boom lifts in various work scenarios


  • Recommended CLB 7 (Canadian Language Benchmark)—Equivalent to IELTS 6, TOEFL 77-99 or CELPIP 7
  • Steel Toe Shoes/Boots Required
  • Harness and Lanyard Required

Reviews & Summary

*Price quoted are in Canadian funds, per person, per registration, and does not include any applicable taxes. Subject to change without prior notice.

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