Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP) - Scissor lift & Knuckle Boom

US 23966, 23960 & 23962

Per person

Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP)

1 Day course



This course is 50% theory and 50% practical on scissor lift & knuckle boom, covering the following:

  • Unit Standard: 23966 - Describe types of elevating work platforms and legislative requirements
  • Unit Standard: 23960 - Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a scissor lift elevating work platform (EWP)
  • Unit Standard: 23962 - Assess the worksite, prepare and operate a self-propelled boom lift elevating work platform (EWP)



  • WorkSafe NZ recommend achieving competency for Working at Height, Harness use (NZQA unit standard: 23229) before being booked into this course.


Training timeframe is as follows:

  • Reporting Time: 7:00am
  • Training Begins: 7:15am
  • Training Ends: 3:00pm

All trainees are required to wear standard PPE gear


Refreshers:  Recommended to refresh every 3 years



  • Trainees must be 16 years of age or over to attend.
  • Prices are subject to change.
  • Every attempt is made to deliver training at the Jobs & Skills Hub. Some specialist training requiring specific equipment may need to be held off site and the hub may also need to access the use of public courses as / when required in order to meet training requirements.
  • Set conditions around participant information, payment, booking and condition terms apply (may differ depending on training provider).


Available dates

  • Enquire for the next available training date


Are you not the manager but would like to attend this course? Please talk to your manager and ask them to sign you up.

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