Aerial Lifts

Aerial Boom Lift

Course Description:

This is a fully comprehensive course designed for experienced and inexperienced Aerial lift truck operators to develop the skills and knowledge necessary for a variety of responsibilities and functions involved in the operation and maintenance of the Aerial lift. The training enforces the safety of the pedestrian and the operator. Pre-start up inspection and startup safety procedures, routine maintenance practice, and operating techniques are examined. This course is comprised of intensive classroom instruction, including discussion and a written test, as well as hands-on practical training and evaluation. At the conclusion of this program students should be able to demonstrate safe operation of Aerial Lift as required by the OSHA – Occupational Safety and Health Administration Standard CFR- 29 -1910.

Upon successful completion of the course, the operator will be presented with a Aerial lift certificate and license as proof of training.


Course Duration:

  • 1-2 hours hours Theory and at end of course an Operator Evaluation Test

Program Outline:

  • Introduction to OSHA / ANSI
  • Standard Federal Requirements 29 CFR 1910
  • Pedestrian awareness
  • Basic principles: Aerial Lift design and operation
  • Components of the Aerial Lift
  • Operation of Aerial
  • Fuel sources (battery and propane and Diesel / Gasoline)
  • General safety rules/guidelines
  • Summary (written test)
  • Practical Operator evaluations Test (Must Pass)


  • performing of pre-shift inspection
  • battery maintenance and charging procedures
  • Platform Capacity
  • safe operating techniques
  • Interlock Devices
  • Surface Conditions
  • Hands-on training and application


  • Must Pass Written Evaluation Test
  • Must Pass an Operator Practical Evaluation Test

School Equipment: Students will have the opportunity to use the following school equipment as required throughtout the program: Aerial lift truck

Class Size:   Classes generally range in size from 1 to 15 students

Tuition:         Call for Tuition  ½ price when done with another safety training