MBAM Designated Person (DP) for Mobile Elevating Working Platform (MEWP) Training
About the course
Mobile Elevating Working Platform (MEWP) is useful but complex pieces of equipment that are often used for access in hazardous areas. It is compulsory for Designated Person to attend the training so as to determine the level of skills and provides better practical guidance to MEWP DP in planning and monitoring the safe MEWP operation of the construction site. With good planning and control by MEWP DPs during work operation, accidents involving MEWP can be reduced.
At the end of the course, the candidate will:
- Be aware of the current legislation
- Be aware of different types and classifications of MEWPs
- Be aware of the importance of correct machine selection
- Be able to select the correct PPE for the operator
- Have a greater knowledge and awareness of the safe and operation of MEWPs
Who should take this course?
Employers, project managers, foremen and supervisors working in a broad range of industries such as construction, facilities management, retail and manufacturing.
Anyone who is responsible for planning and overseeing the use of MEWPs on their job site.
This course is about planning, supervising and managing the use of MEWPs and not about operating equipment. Participants must be able to read & write.
Upon completing the training, participant will receive Certificate of Attendance and upon passing the theory & practical assessment will receive Certificate of Competency from Master Builders Association Malaysia (MBAM).