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IPAF Training Wolverhampton

If you are looking for an IPAF work equipment course near Wolverhampton, you have come to the right place. IPAF training is the best way to become certified and gain the knowledge and skills for efficient and safe operating procedures when using mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) on site.  

Completion of IPAF training in Wolverhampton will gain the candidate an IPAF powered access licence (PAL) card, which is recognised by all major contracting groups and satisfies the Work at Height Regulations 2005 and PUWER Regulations 1998 

Candidates who complete the required course will hold this card for five years before required renewal and many companies require IPAF training and an up-to-date PAL card as a condition of employment. GTAccess provides courses that can be completed at flexible times, including weekends, evenings and even online. If you are thinking to yourself, ‘Where can I find IPAF training near me?’ then visit our training page and explore the variety of topics we cover at our centre a few miles away in Bromsgrove. We also supply a wide range of new and used powered access platforms for hire and sale.  


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Powered access IPAF courses in Wolverhampton

GTAccess provides a comprehensive selection of authorised IPAF courses near you, including Load/Unload, IPAF Demonstrator, MEWPs for Managers, IPAF Operator and Harness Safety. 

The international Powered Access Federation promotes the safe and effective use of powered access equipment worldwide.

IPAF 3a and 3b training near me

The objective of the IPAF 3a and 3b training near you is to teach operators the safe and efficient use of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs). These platforms include cherry pickers, scissor lifts and articulated and electric boom lifts.  

IPAF 3a course  

The IPAF 3a course is tailored to instruct operators on the safe operation of Mobile Vertical (3a) machines, such as cherry pickers and vertical personnel platforms. It covers essential topics such as pre-use inspections, adhering to safety guidelines, and proper operating procedures.  

IPAF 3b training  

The IPAF 3b training instructs all aspects of safe operation for Mobile Boom (3b) machines, including self-propelled articulated boom lifts and telescopic boom lifts. Participants will receive training on the full operation of these machines, including positioning, manoeuvring and compliance with safety regulations.  

Both 3a and 3b training courses are available at our centre in Bromsgrove along with a wide range of new and used powered access platforms for hire and sale. 

IPAF training Wolverhampton | FAQs

IPAF training for Wolverhampton will cover the use of Scissor Lifts, Boom Lifts, Cherry Pickers, Vertical Lifts, Trailer Mounted Lifts, Truck Mounted Lifts, Push Around Vehicles (PAV) and more.

IPAF courses vary in price depending on which course it is you wish to participate in and whether you want to complete it in person or online. Please visit our training page for full information and booking links.

An IPAF Licence, also known as a PAL Card, is valid for up to five years upon completion and then will need to be renewed. This usually involves sitting an assessment or taking a refresher course to demonstrate up-to-date skills and knowledge.

Both the IPAF 3a and 3b courses take one full day to complete. This duration includes both the theoretical and physical parts of the course as well as the assessments. If you wish to take the theoretical side of the course online, then you can complete it at your leisure.

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