Area Work Platforms

Operator Safety Training for Forklift * Scissor Lift * Boom * Telehandler * Professional Trainer Certification * PIT Attachments *

Area Work Platforms

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We are an AWPT - Approved Training Center
We provide a variety of Platform Operator and Instructor Certifications.
Training meets OSHA and ANSI requirements. We have two training tracks - the AWPI OSHA Standard is most common for USA based companies.
We are also an IPAF Approved Training Center.


AWPI OSHA Compliant Operator Training

Our training programs for platform operators meets or exceeds OSHA requirements and ANSI/CSA standards. Successful trainees are awarded an Operator Certification Card valid for 3 years (as proof of training.)

(Most companies in the USA will prefer the AWPI OSHA Certified Operator Training)

IPAF Certified Operator Training

IPAF is the International Standards Certification Organization

If you are looking for IPAF training in the United States, we are an IPAF Approved Training Center. The IPAF training program for platform operators meets or exceeds OSHA requirements and ANSI/CSA standards, and is certified by TÜV as conforming to ISO 18878. Successful trainees are awarded the PAL Card (Powered Access Licensed-Registration) as proof of training.


IPAF Online Theory Training

The IPAF online enhanced eLearning module is part of the full training program for mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs).

The eLearning module delivers flexibility and interactive tools, with the same emphasis on practical training. Together with supervised written and practical testing of operator skills, the eLearning module can lead to a PAL Card (Powered Access Licence) which proves that the operator has successfully completed the training and is able to operate MEWPs safely.


AWPI OSHA Compliant Training at Your Site

Delivered at your site, using your equipment, our "site-specific" training consists of a combination of formal instruction
(Lecture, Discussion, Written Testing) and Practical training including:

  • Demonstrations by the trainer, and exercises performed by the trainee
  • Evaluation of the operator trainee performance in the workplace.
  • Upon completion, the operator is issued an AWPI Operator Certification card valid for 3 years.
The AWPI training meets or exceeds the standards outlined by OSHA 29CFR.

IPAF Training at Your Site

Delivered at your site, using your equipment, our "site-specific" training consists of a combination of formal instruction (Lecture, discussion, interactive computer based learning, video and written material.) Practical training (demonstarations by the trainer, and exercises performed by the trainee.) Evaluation of the operator trainee performance in the workplace is included. Upon completion, the operator is issued a PAL identification card and diploma which are valid for 3 years. The training meets or exceeds the standards outlined by OSHA 29CFR.


Training at Our Site

Classroom, Formal (lecture and written test) with Hands-on Practical training are all available in Atlanta, Georiga, facilitated by a qualified AWPI Certified Equipment Safety Instructor. Detailed service listings are found on the Services page. Scheduling can be done online, and over the phone or by e-mail. Find our contact information on the Contact page. The AWPI OSHA Certified Training and the IPAF Training tracks for Operators and Instructors are both offered at our location.


Certified Instructor Program "Train The Trainer"

When you enroll your trainee into one of our certified instructor "train the trainer" programs, they will return to your company with the knowledge, skills, materials and support they need to effectively communicate the required clasroom and online theory elements, and be able to conduct hands-on equipment specific training. Your newly certified trainer will be able to test, evaluate and certify your Forklift, Scissor Lift, aerial work platform, telehandler, and Special Attachment operators. (MEWP Operators).


Instructor Certfication is available for both AWPI OSHA Compliant and IPAF Programs.