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Aerial Lift Training

Purpose

This course provides information to employees whose duties require them to operate aerial 
lifts (telescoping, articulating, scissors, and other vertical personnel lifts). The training
includes an evaluation of the safe operation of the specific aerial lift(s) the employee will
use at their worksite.

Topics

Participants will learn OSHA’s requirements and ANSI’s recommendations for employees
who operate aerial lifts. Topics discussed will include:

  • Operating Controls
  • Emergency Controls
  • Safety Systems
  • Maximum Intended Loads
  • Fall Protection
  • Stability
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Hazard Recognition