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ESC Mobile Elevating Work Platforms - Kelowna

Single-day Course
  • 2021-10-21 08:00:00 | 2021-10-21 15:30:00
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  • 2021-10-21 08:00:00 | 2021-10-21 15:30:00
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Location Title: SICA Construction Training Centre
City: Kelowna BC - SICA Construction Training Centre
Cancellation Period: 2 Business Days

During Step 3 of BC’s restart plan, we will continue to follow all provincial guidelines with the following safeguards in place to help prevent the spread of communicable disease. Please click on the link SAFETY UPDATE for more information.  

This course replaces the former OSSA-approved Elevated Work Platform training courses.

This Energy Safety Canada (ESC) course provides basic operator training for working with Type 3, Group B Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) as outlined in CSA B354.7:17.

Participants discuss the fundamentals of assessing the job scope and understanding workplace requirements and hazards. Participants also engage in hands-on training activities, including a field level hazard assessment, pre-use equipment inspection and basic operation of a MEWP.

While this basic course can be used as part of a worker's competency assessment, the employer must designate a worker as a "competent person" based on specific tasks assigned

Course content:

  • Operator Responsibilities
  • Managing Hazards
  • Rescue Planning
  • MEWP Capabilities
  • MEWP Selection
  • Pre-Use Inspections
  • Operation and Stowing


  • Valid ESC Fall Protection Certificate
  • Valid OSSA Fall Protection Certificate

MANDATORY for MEWP training:  

  • Copy of your fall protection certificate
  • PPE - CSA approved 
    • Safety Footwear
    • Highly Visible Vest
    • Hard Hat 
    • Safety Glasses
    • Gloves

Please Note:  Government-issued ID is required for certification.  

Course Credits:

  • 1 CCA Gold Seal Credit
  • 7 BC Housing CPD Points

Course Credits Information
Gold Seal Credits:
Other Credits:
BC Housing 7 CPD points
Course Certificates

This certificate is valid for three (3) years.

Course Contact Information

Leanne Hendrickson
Education Services Coordinator

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