Energy Safety Canada Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP)

Learn how to safely operate boom, scissor, and personnel lifts

Price: $225.00/Person + gst


This course provides basic operator training for working with Type 3, Group B Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) as outlined in CSA B354.7:17. Participants discuss the fundamentals of assessing the job scope and understanding workplace requirements and hazards. Participants also engage in hands-on training activities, including a field level hazard assessment, pre-use equipment inspection and basic operation of a MEWP. While this basic course can be used as part of a worker’s competency assessment, the employer must designate a worker as a “competent person” based on specific tasks assigned .

DESIGNED FOR:Personnel who are required to operate boom, scissor or personnel lifts



  • Operator Responsibilities
  • Managing Hazards
  • Rescue Planning
  • MEWP Capabilities
  • MEWP Selection
  • Pre-Use Inspections
  • Operation and Stowing


A current OSSA (ticket must have the OSSA seal and have been taken prior to October 31st, 2019) or ESC Fall Protection certificate is required to take this course.


Upon successful completion of the practical component and closed book written exam, with a minimum score of 70%, you will receive a certificate of completion that is valid for three years.

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Phone: (403) 358-5102