EWPA YELLOW CARD
The EWPA Yellow Card Course (EWP) is designed to provide the underpinning knowledge and skills to operate an elevating work platform and boom type EWP up to 11 meters safely. The EWP course focuses primarily on the construction, mining, manufacturing and related industries, where staff need to have the correct training to operate elevating work platforms. This training program covers the safe operation of EWP’s and boom types under 11 meters and is nationally recognised by industry.
Basic verbal and written English communication skills sufficient to read material and understand instruction. Where necessary theory assessment can be answered verbally.
HOW LONG WILL TRAINING TAKE?
Typically the training and assessment is competency-based and is a 1 day course.
Please Note-Total time is dependent on competency of each individual.
HOW IS THE TRAINING DELIVERED?
Training and assessment is both practical and theory based and delivery.
FULL COURSE TRAINING– Practical and theory training based on theory concepts and set tasks that need to be completed. The learner is then given a theory and a practical assessment.
Designed for all types of learners giving them access to the equipment and skills required to be competent in the practical skills and knowledge of working at heights in a very focused one on one environment.
Step 1-Completion of theory training and equipment familiarization
Step 2– Learner completes practical training in a structured learning environment in a small group.
Step 3– Learner completes a final theory and practical based assessment and is issued a EWPA Yellow Card as proof of training.
SITE AUTHORISATION RPL Turn your mine site authorisations into civil or mine recognised qualifications for use in other employment. Contact the office for further information.
YOU WILL LEARN TO:
- Basic Knowledge of the Elevating Work Platform
- How to assess and secure equipment and the work area (routine checks, plan work)
- How to operate the elevating work platform (driving, elevation, protective equipment)
- Maintenance of the Elevating Work Platform (refueling, modification)