/ Boom Lift Safety Course
to performing the hands-on segment of our safety course, students
must have previously and successfully completed an Operator
Training Course for the particular piece of equipment to be
covered in this safety course.
In this the students will be introduced to the safety principles
of operating an Aerial/Boom Lift. The topics addressed in
this class include:
• Cal OSHA’s required Safe Operating Instructions
Title 8 Section 3648)
• General safe operating principles
• Electrocution hazards
• Fall Protection concerns and requirements
• Vehicle safety inspection
• Battery Charging safety
The classroom instruction includes lecture, handouts, video,
and question and answer. Each student will be required to
take and pass a written test prior to proceeding to the hands-on
segment. Course time is approximately 4 hours.
The hands-on portion of the course will include each student
operating the piece of equipment while being evaluated by
NOTE: During the hands-on exercise,
each student will be required to wear a fall arresting harness
and lanyard. This may be provided by O.S.T.S., Inc. upon request.