Online Standard MEWP training

Self-Propelled Boom 3B, Mobile Vertical 3A

This course is designed for the operators of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) and those also looking to renew their operator licences for the respective categories (scissors lift, telescopic and articulated booms, etc)

The aim of the course is to instruct the operator to prepare and safely operate these types of MEWPs.

Duration: Approximately 2-2 1/2  hours online (can be done on your own time over a number of sessions) plus approximately 45 minute practical assessment in Cherry Picker at a time that suits you.

The MEWP training covers:

  • Legislation and the types and the use of MEWPs
  • Hazards accidents associated with using MEWPs
  • Daily pre-use checks, safety precautions and maintenance requirements
  • Harness in MEWP
  • Positioning, raising and lowering the MEWP safely
  • On successful completion of the training the candidate will receive an Operator I.D. Card Qualification, which is valid for 3 years and shows the type of equipment there are trained to operate and a Course Notes Book. This course complies with requirements under current Health and Safety Legislation.

To book your practical assessment (once you have successfully completed the theory section online) or to find out more, call us on 01 835 4788, email or fill out the contact form.

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    What customers say about Cherry Picker's Online MEWP Training

    "Excellent service, great company to deal with, 5 lads booked into courses at very short notice, (MEWP and Manual Handling) training was excellent and the girls that look after training couldn't be more helpful"

    Gary Scully

    "Our Company contacted Cherry Picker to book some courses. Lara Lewis the Training Co-ordinator is the member of staff who looked after us. Lara was a pleasure to deal with. She was extremely professional and knowledgeable and very courteous at all times. Well done, Lara! Keep up the great work, Cherry Picker are very lucky to have you, you are certainly an asset to “Cherry Picker”."


    "I would DEFINITELY recommend going to Cherry Picker to Complete MEWP training - outstanding value for money, Professional approach mixed with patience to set your mind at ease. The journey out there is worth it."

    Idris Ali

    "Excellent venue for Training & super courses. I have completed MEWP & Working at Height courses. Lara & Alan offer the best customer care. I will certainly be using them again in the future & would recommend them to anyone who is looking for relevant training courses."

    Jonny Mercier - Griffeen Security

    "This is our first purchase from Cherry Picker. Alan was excellent to deal with. We were very impressed with the online training and Lara was very helpful and efficient in delivering this. Alan provided the onsite training on the day of delivery of our MEWP. All six of our trainees were very pleased with the onsite training. Machinery and safety equipment came with certification. Cherry Picker were hassle free to deal with and we would happily do business with them again."

    Jonathan Martin

    "5 members of our staff completed MEWP & Safety Harness training. The online platform was great as our lads could complete the theory online remotely rather than loosing nearly a full day off site. The staff at cherry picker were very helpful and even registered all of the candidates online for us."

    Aaron Walshe