Workplatform Ltd - approved IPAF training centreIPAF training for access equipment


The majority of accidents involving working can be avoided with safety training. Over the last 2 years there have been 148 fatalities in the construction industry, 48% of which involve falls from height. This is why operator-training is crucial.

Workplatform are an approved IPAF operator-training provider and can offer training at our dedicated training facility in Castle Donington near Derby. Training is also available at your premises, or at a location near you (please check suitability of the location with us before booking).
All training is carried out by IPAF certified, experienced trainers – excellent pass rates achieved.

By taking part in an IPAF registered course, your operators can be certified to use powered access equipment in the following categories, vertical personnel lifts, trailer mounted booms, scissor lifts and self propelled booms.

All IPAF courses are available, please select from the course drop down below (please scroll down):

  • IPAF 1a Static Vertical
  • IPAF 1b Static Boom
  • IPAF 3a Mobile Vertical
  • IPAF 3b Mobile Boom
  • PAV Push Around Vertical
  • Instructor & Demonstrator Training
  • Harness Course
  • Safe Loading
  • MEWPS for Managers

Up to 6 people are able to complete one category in a day and up to 4 people are able to complete 2 categories. As a result, once the course in successfully completed you will be awarded a Powered Access Licence (PAL) card. This licence is valid for 5 years.

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