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$250 / person – USD (group rates available)
           Note: Applicable taxes extra. Private/onsite classes available
Length: 1 Day (4-8 hours) time may vary with multiple types of AWP’s
Max Students: 10
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted at time of registration)

Required Equipment:

Availability to the AWP’s to be authorized to operate, and a safe area to operate the equipment


This 1-day Guardian Fall Protection Aerial Work Platform (AWP)/Boom Lift Operator Training course is designed for those individuals who will be or are currently operating boom lifts, scissor lifts, or AWP’s required by OSHA, ANSI, and other applicable regulations.

This course utilizes classroom, demonstration, and hands-on evaluation of the operator’s skills per the OSHA and ANSI requirements governing the safe and proper use of this type of equipment listed in OSHA 1910.178. This course meets the Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health, and Environmental Training (ANSI Z490.1).


All students will participate in classroom, hands-on instruction, and student-performed exercises that will cover:
  • The purpose, use, and location of manuals.
  • Prestart inspections
  • Workplace inspections
  • Factors that affect stability
  • Safety rules and regulations specific to scissor lifts and AWP’s
  • Operator rules and responsibilities.
  • Best and safest practices.
  • Minimum approach distances.
  • Emergency devices and procedures.


At the completion of this course, participants will be able to demonstrate a proficiency in:

  • Physical operations.
  • Inspection and stowage.
  • Comprehension of the hazards associated and related to stability and tip-over.
  • Emergency operations and procedures.


Participants will receive:

  • AWP Course completion wall certificate, photo wallet card.
  • Individual Fall Protection workbook and student materials.
  • Direct support from the F.I.R.S.T. Choice training team and Guardian Fall Protection.


To schedule a private class for your organization, or for any other training questions, contact our Training Department.


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