Industry Training

IPAF launches ‘Roadmap’ to technician or engineer status

MEWP SERVICE TECHNICIAN AND ENGINEERS: TRAINING AND APPRENTICESHIPS

Roadmap for success: training and apprenticeships in the powered access industry

IPAF has developed an exclusive career pathway that will allow you – or your employees – to become MEWP Service Technicians and MEWP Engineers and achieve industry-recognised qualifications.

These pathways will enhance skills, develop expertise and ensure candidates have the qualifications and behaviours needed in the industry. Whatever stage you’re at in your career – from school-leavers to qualified engineers – there’s a pathway to suit you and your career development.

“For the first time the powered access sector has a defined technician or engineer career path and training courses to back it up. Here at Lifterz we have already seen renewed enthusiasm among our technical staff and a willingness to achieve qualifications and implement the knowledge and skills gained in the workplace.”
Steve Gerrard, Operations & HR Manager, Lifterz Ltd

BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYERS:

  • A cost effective and high-quality training solution
  • Confidence that employees are trained to effectively carry out required maintenance and engineering tasks
  • A clear route for employee development based on business need
  • A career path created by the MEWP industry for the MEWP industry

BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYEES:

  • A rewarding career in an exciting and diverse industry
  • A clear career progression route with defined learning outcomes
  • Development of competences and highly transferrable skills
  • A defined pathway for training and career development

ROADMAP FOR SUCCESS: TRAINING AND APPRENTICESHIPS IN THE POWERED ACCESS INDUSTRY

AVAILABLE COURSES

For more information and to register interest in entering candidates on to the IPAF Roadmap, please email richard.whiting@ipaf.org

The first stage of qualifying Service Technician training is delivered as a six-day course by Learning For Hire. Upcoming courses include:

  • Daventry c/o Lifterz: 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17 September
  • Oswestry c/o Learning For Hire: 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19 November

IPAF member firm TVH is offering qualifying Technical Support Training, for more information and dates click here, visit www.tvh.com/training-uk or email ftec.training@tvh.com.