Cherry Picker ITSSAR MEWP Training Course

About this qualification

Our Cherry Picker Training Course ensures that you – and your business – are covered by the Health and Safety Executive regulations. The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) 1998 require employers to remove or control risks in the use of equipment. You must provide adequate information, instruction and training to employees before they use equipment.

Who is it for?
  • New entrants to the industry
  • Pre and post gate prisoners
  • Long-term unemployed who wish to retrain
  • Experienced workers seeking a formal qualification
  • Individuals working in the wider supply-chain of waste producing organisations
What does this qualification cover?
  • Beginner Level: 3-5 days
  • Intermediate: 2-3 days
  • Refresher/conversion: 1 day
  • 75% of the course is practical training
  • The use of our purpose-built training area, where we simulate real-life workplace situations for a fuller learning experience
  • The option to set aside an area of your own premises for practical training, provided they meet HSE criteria
  • All machinery and equipment is provided for classes taken at our facilities
What are the learning outcomes of this course?
  • Independent Training Standards Scheme and Register (ITSSAR) Operators Certificate
  • Full knowledge of pre-use checks, daily checks, safe operating procedure and reporting procedure
  • Awareness of Health and Safety legislation and issues
  • Awareness of common problems, dangers and best practice
General information

With over 40 years’ experience in the recycling and waste management sector, Recycling Lives’ Training and Development services will meet all your Plant and Machinery training needs.