IPAF News Feed https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/news.rss en International Awards for Powered Access winners revealed in Miami https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/03/international-awards-powered-access-winners-revealed-miami Around 300 industry professionals gathered on 8 March 2018 in Miami, USA, to honour the winners of the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs). Jointly organised by Access International and IPAF, the IAPAs celebrate best practice and excellence in the powered access industry. <br /> <br /> Those assembled at the Hilton Miami Downtown were also the first to learn that the next edition of the awards ceremony will be held in Dubai, UAE. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 16:41:21 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/International%20Awards%20for%20Powered%20Access%20winners%20revealed%20in%20Miami Soaring training demand and global reach takes IPAF to new heights https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/03/soaring-training-demand-and-global-reach-takes-ipaf-new-heights The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has experienced another year of global growth, seeing membership rise by 6.6% year-on-year, a 7.8% increase in turnover and global training delivery up by around 4%, according to the Annual Report 2017, published today in eight languages including for the first time in Chinese. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 09:45:00 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/Soaring%20training%20demand%20and%20global%20reach%20takes%20IPAF%20to%20new%20heights IPAF is recruiting a Technical and Safety Officer https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/02/ipaf-recruiting-technical-and-safety-officer Are you passionate about MEWP safety? Do you have a sound technical knowledge of MEWP operation and best practice? Could you be IPAF’s next technical and safety officer? Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:49:31 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/IPAF%20is%20recruiting%20a%20Technical%20and%20Safety%20Officer IPAF Summit and IAPAs booking up as final speakers confirmed https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/02/ipaf-summit-and-iapas-booking-final-speakers-confirmed Places are filling up fast at for the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) Summit and the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) celebration dinner, to be held at the Hilton Miami Downtown in Florida, USA, on 8 March 2018. The theme for the Summit is “Quantifying Sustainability”. Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:08:30 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/IPAF%20Summit%20and%20IAPAs%20booking%20up%20as%20final%20speakers%20confirmed IPAF members might qualify for government help after Carillion collapse https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/02/ipaf-members-might-qualify-government-help-after-carillion-collapse Members of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) could benefit from loans from the Government-backed British Business Bank as part of a support package for firms affected by the collapse of construction and infrastructure contractor Carillion. Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:32:17 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/IPAF%20members%20might%20qualify%20for%20government%20help%20after%20Carillion%20collapse Formal Notice of the IPAF Annual General Meeting https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/02/formal-notice-ipaf-annual-general-meeting This notice is to formally advise members of the 34th Annual General Meeting of the International Powered Access Federation which will take place at 09.00 hrs at the Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33132, USA on Thursday, 8th March, 2018. Tue, 06 Feb 2018 15:37:04 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/Formal%20Notice%20of%20the%20IPAF%20Annual%20General%20Meeting IPAF signs historic agreement with major health & safety body https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/02/ipaf-signs-historic-agreement-major-health-safety-body The recent Middle East Convention hosted by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) in Abu Dhabi, UAE, saw a Memorandum of Understanding signed between IPAF and the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM). Thu, 01 Feb 2018 14:55:13 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/IPAF%20signs%20historic%20agreement%20with%20major%20health%20%26amp%3B%20safety%20body IAPAs shortlist unveiled ahead of Miami awards celebration https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/01/iapas-shortlist-unveiled-ahead-miami-awards-celebration The shortlisted nominees for the 2018 International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs), jointly hosted by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) and Access International, has been unveiled following the judges meeting in London, UK. Tue, 30 Jan 2018 14:22:02 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/IAPAs%20shortlist%20unveiled%20ahead%20of%20Miami%20awards%20celebration IPAF’s eLearning helps unlock language options for MEWP trainees https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/01/ipafs-elearning-helps-unlock-language-options-mewp-trainees Award-winning instruction and assessment in the safe and effective use of powered access equipment will soon be available to the widest possible range of operators and managers, as the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) makes courses available in multiple languages across its global training centre network. Tue, 30 Jan 2018 11:54:02 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/IPAF%E2%80%99s%20eLearning%20helps%20unlock%20language%20options%20for%20MEWP%20trainees Booking is now open for 2018 IPAF Summit and IAPAs https://www.ipaf.org/en/news/2018/01/booking-now-open-2018-ipaf-summit-and-iapas Booking is open for the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) Summit and the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) celebration dinner, to be held at the Hilton Miami Downtown in Florida, USA, on 8 March 2018. The theme for the Summit will be “Quantifying Sustainability”, and the first speakers are now confirmed. Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:50:05 +0000 https://www.ipaf.org/Booking%20is%20now%20open%20for%202018%20IPAF%20Summit%20and%20IAPAs