IPAF Dual Certificate 3a +3b

IPAF operator 3a & 3b provides delegates with the essential knowledge required to operate 3a Mobile Vertical and 3b Mobile Boom categories efficiently, safely & proficiently. The course, delivered in conjunction with an approved IPAF training provider, has both theory and practical training.

Course Content

The IPAF Dual Certificate 3a +3b training covers:

  • Introduction to IPAF and MEWPs
  • Pre-theory test
  • Legislations, regulations, standards and best practice
  • MEWP categories explained
  • Structural parts identified
  • Pre-use inspection/handover requirements
  • Safe operating methods and hazards to be observed
  • Post-theory test
  • Practical training on selected categories
  • Practical assessment on selected categories
  • Licence renewal & log books

Target Audience

This course is for delegates who operate Mobile Vertical machines (Scissor Lifts) & Mobile Boom Machines Cherry Picker.


1 day


We offer this course at the following locations:

  • Aberdeen
  • Liskeard
  • Taunton
  • Kent
  • Cardiff
  • Norwich
  • Bristol
  • Dundee
  • Blackburn
  • Liverpool
  • Durham
  • Nottingham
  • Leicester
  • London Wembley LX
  • Edinburgh
  • Glasgow
  • London East
  • Leeds
  • London Brentwood LX
  • Lincoln
  • North Wales
  • Luton
  • Birmingham
  • Kettering
  • London West
  • Southampton
  • Swansea
  • Scunthorpe
  • Manchester


Delegates who successfully complete the IPAF training course will receive an IPAF Certificate of Training and IPAF PAL Smart Photo ID Card for the 3a + 3b training category. This card ID card is valid for 5 years.


To book a place on this course please contact us on 01642 680497 or fill in the below form. Tell us which location you would like from the list above and we can organise a date that will suit your needs.