IPAF MEWPs for Managers

IPAF (International Powered Access Federation) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the safe and effective use of powered access worldwide. MEWPs for Managers is an essential course for managers that helps instructs them on the responsibilities and knowledge required to deal with the constantly changing demands related to use of MEWP and working at heights.

The Aim

The aim of the IPAF MEWPS for Managers course is to instruct a Supervisor or Manager on the requirements for and safe coordination of various types of MEWP.

Course Content

The IPAF MEWPS for Managers course content includes:

  • Machine classification
  • Types of machines
  • Regulations
  • Mobile Elevating Work Platforms – Operator (Driver) Training BS ISO 18878:2004
  • BS 8460:2005 Safe Use of MEWPs – Code of Practice
  • Practical view of machine (optional)
  • Delivery of machines
  • Theory test
  • Course evaluation


Our IPAF MEWPs for Managers course prepares MEWP projects.  Managers must be able to demonstrate their competence to plan, supervise and manage the use of MEWPs.


1 day


We offer this course at the following locations:

  • Leicester
  • London West
  • Kettering
  • Manchester
  • Aberdeen
  • Leeds
  • Liverpool
  • Nottingham
  • Glasgow


Delegates who successfully complete the IPAF training course will receive an IPAF Certificate of Training and IPAF PAL Smart Photo ID Card for the MEWP 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.