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Scissor Lifts and Man-Lifts are utilized in many industries and used for maintenance and construction activities. Aerial platforms have made it possible for companies to become more productive and profitable. As facilities have become taller and deeper, the demand for these special-purpose lifts has increased. Scissor Lifts and Man-Lifts are not inherently dangerous - they are extremely safe if operators receive training and follow safety procedures during use.

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for maintenance, construction craftsmen, safety managers, and other personnel who require a thorough knowledge of aerial lift safety and those interested in teaching this material to their employees.

This Course Covers:

  • Causes and results of aerial lift accidents
  • Different types of aerial lifts
  • Components and terminology of aerial lifts
  • How to interpret and use rated capacity charts
  • How to select the right aerial lift for the job
  • Safe operating procedures
  • Fall protection requirements
  • How to recognize immediate and potential hazards
  • How to perform a pre-use, monthly and annual inspection
  • How to interpret and apply OSHA and ANSI aerial lift safety standards
  • How to comply with OSHA and ANSI requirements
  • Components of a training program

Training Materials:


  • MEWP Safe Use Plan
  • MEWP Risk Analysis Form
  • Aerial Lift Safety Video - 32 minute video
  • Aerial Lift PowerPoint - 74 slide PowerPoint you can edit and customize.
  • Aerial Lift E-Learning - HTML 5 Based Aerial Lift E-Learning Module that will run in any web browser.
  • Training Forms - Trainer designation form, training outline, quiz, answer key, certificate of completion, participant worksheet, rosters and evaluations.
  • Fall Rescue Plan
  • Wallet Card Template - Provide employees with an easy to carry record of their completion.
  • Forms and More

Course Length: 5 Hours

Course Fee: $874 (Members: $657)

*This course can be taken without purchasing the Trainer Kit upon approval by the Workplace Safety Team: $255 (Members: $160). Please call in to learn more and register without a kit.

**Discounts are available for multiple registrations, please call 402.483.2511 ext. 110 for information and to complete registration.

You are eligible to receive continuing education credits for this training. Following completion of this course, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and include these details in your message: full name, date(s) of the course, name of course, and type of credit you wish to apply for. Once you submit your information to NESC, we will follow up with an electronic certificate, reflecting proof of completion of the course, that you can use to submit to the organization applicable for the credit you are in need of.


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Below is a list of events that are open for registration at this time. You can view more information about an event by clicking on the title of the event. If no events are listed, please contact Brian York at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 402.483.2511 ext. 110 for information about on-site training.

Aerial Lift Safety: Train the Trainer

Event Date 08-23-2024 8:30 am
Event End Date 08-23-2024 1:30 pm
Individual Price $874.00
Class Schedule ID 12201
Location Nebraska Safety Council