Aluminium Towers for Users Course

THE mewp training centre’s Aluminium Towers for Users Course will equip you with the knowledge you need to work safely with mobile access towers, including:

  • How to safely assemble, dismantle, alter and move mobile access towers
  • How to safely use mobile access towers
  • How to inspect mobile access towers
  • How to identify hazards relating to their use
  • What legislation, regulations and guidance are applicable to these towers

If you’re new to towers or tower training, Aluminium Towers for Users Course is the course you need.

What’s covered?

Through a combination of theory and practical work, you will learn about:

  • Work at height responsibilities of employers, employees and suppliers
  • Standards affecting the manufacture and use of mobile access towers
  • When it’s safe to use a mobile access tower, and when it’s not
  • Carrying out pre-use checks and post-assembly inspections on mobile access towers
  • Assembling and dismantling a mobile access tower using either the 3T, or AGR method 
  • Good practices for the safe use of mobile access towers
  • Accessing a platform safely
  • Moving a mobile access tower
  • The components used in a mobile access tower
  • Identifying hazards in the work environment
  • Avoiding personal health hazards

Course details

  • Aimed at: Users
  • Duration: 1 day
  • PPE: suitable head/foot protection and gloves
  • Maximum class size: 10
  • Qualification length: 5 years

Assessment details

  • Theory assessment
  • Practical assessment