Aerial Work Platform Technology for Non-Engineers

TARGET GROUP

Anyone who is active in a technical-commercial environment but doesn’t carry out repairs. After the training, the participant has a better insight in the many technical aspects of an aerial work platform. Only the basic principles are addressed, detailed operating principles aren’t treated. This training course is particularly suitable for people who work in the sales department, warehouse, administration, or car mechanics who want to re-orientate their career to the aerial work platform business.

PRIOR KNOWLEDGE

No prior knowledge is required.

GOAL

  • To gain an insight into the functioning and fields of application of aerial work platforms
  • To be capable of recognising different components and locate them on a machine
  • To be capable of advising customers about aerial work platforms.

CONTENT

Introduction to the types of aerial work platforms

  • Physical properties and interplay of forces
  • Basic concept and locating of basic components
  • Points of attention

Scissor lifts

  • Field of application – types
  • Lifting mechanism
  • Steering mechanism
  • Driving mechanism
  • Outriggers
  • Maintenance

Boom lift

  • Field of application – types
  • Lifting mechanism
  • Steering mechanism
  • Driving mechanism
  • Overload
  • Maintenance

Spider aerial work platform

  • Field of application – types
  • Lifting mechanism
  • Steering mechanism
  • Driving mechanism
  • Positioning of the stabilisers
  • Maintenance

DURATION

2 days

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