The EWPA Yellow card training is a 1 day course, competency based training program to safely operate EWP types such as a Vertical Lift, Scissor Lift or a Boom lift. With Vertical Lift’s and Scissor lift’s there is no restrictions at all, however Boom lifts have restrictions up to 11m capacity. Once a boom lifts platform can achieve 11m in height or reach, irrelevant to the working height a HRW licence WP class is required to operate.
Below is a breakdown of all types of courses and licenses available-
All courses consist of the following: Identify safe operating parameters using data plate and manual, Conduct pre and post operational checks, Operation of equipment Emergency procedures, Theory assessment and practical observation and demonstration. Upon successful completion of the chosen course your record of training is processed and you will receive a proof of training identification card.