Articulated Boom – Cherry Picker


Articulated Boom – Cherry Picker


Thursday 26th March 2015 – Portsmouth *2 Spaces Available*

2 Start Training is a Category 3 Independent Training Standards Scheme and Register (ITSSAR) accredited training centre for operator and instructor training. Our accredited Tutors and Instructors are available to deliver training in our own approved centres or can come onto your site, using your own machine and facilities.


Novice Operator: 2 Days For operators who have never previously operated a forklift truck. Experience Operator: 2 Day For operators who have experience on a forklift truck but have no certification or their certificate is over 5 years old. Refresher & Test: 1 Day For operators who’s certificate is between 3 & 5 years old.


1 Truck : 3 Candidates : 1 Instructor


To provide the theoretical and practical knowledge to safety operate a Articulated Boom Cherry Picker.

Elements covered:

  • Responsibilities under the health & safety at work act, 1974, PUWER & LOLER
  • MEWP categories
  • Operators Safety Code of the Articulated Boom Cherry Picker
  • Battery maintenance and charging procedures
  • Pre-use checks on the Articulated Boom Cherry Picker
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Motive controls
  • Hydraulic controls
  • Manoeuvring in open and confined area’s including entry & aisle safety procedures
  • The safe use of safety harasses

Upon completion:

If not already registered, candidates will be registered onto the ITSSAR TOP scheme (Trainer Operator Passport) and issued with a photo identification card and A4 Certificate.


On our site or on your site using your equipment. *** Students must have their own harness***

Facilities required on your site:

A training room suitable for the number of candidates, sufficient practical training space to carry out assessments and testing. Delegates will require PPE as per the company’s internal risk assessments.

Instructors Course:

Train your own instructor with 2 Start Training. CLICK HERE to find out more about our forklift instructors courses.