Last Updated 23/11/2020

Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880

Off Centre

Course on Demand


Construction Plant Competence Scheme - A27 Mobile Elevating Platform

Mast Climber

The purpose of our CPCS A27 Mobile Elivating Platform training is to ensure you or your employee has the skills, knowledge and understanding to be able to use Mobile Elevating Platforms safely and efficiently.

The course and assessment will include;

  • Prepare the machine for work
  • Ensured platform sited in correct position
  • Full pre-start and running checks completed including all relevant certification
  • Emergency lowering and limit switches checked for correct function
  • Appropriate use of PPE
  • Access given positions up to the MEWP’s maximum working height
  • Full observation prior to and during travel
  • Accessing point assessed for proximity hazards
  • Correct method of entry/exit of machine
  • Contact avoided with obstructions whilst travelling
  • Code of signals agreed with any relevant personnel
  • Kept within machine’s SWL
  • Controls used in correct sequence and function
  • Load materials and unload at a given position
  • Materials stowed securely
  • Place the machine out-of-service
  • Shut down and secure procedures completed

This is an off-centre category and candidates must have access to equipment and a site suitable for training and assessment.

Please call 01277 899 815 for course details and availability.