Aerial and Scissor Lift Safety

This online course will help learners identify, inspect, and safely use aerial and scissor lifts.

Aerial and Scissor Lift Safety - Online Training

Aerial and Scissor Lift Safety - Course Overview

Aerial lifts are used occasionally in many general industry jobs like cleaning, maintenance, inspection, stock picking, etc. But, if you make a living as a painter, HVAC tech, electrician, or any other job that requires you to be elevated to perform work in high places, then you likely spend a lot of time on aerial lifts.

Working at heights can be dangerous, and the majority of aerial lift accidents happen because of a lack of training or inattention. In this course, you will learn that operating aerial lifts safely begins with preventive maintenance, conditioning of machinery, and many other considerations before turning the key.

Upon successful completion of this course, you should have a better understanding of how to:

  • Recognize different types and uses for aerial and scissor lifts
  • Identify hazards of aerial and scissor lift use and operation
  • Select inspection criteria for the vehicle, the lift, and the work surroundings prior to lift operation
  • Identify safe work practice for operating aerial and scissor lifts

Aerial and Scissor Lift Safety - Online Course Topics

  • Types of aerial lifts
  • Aerial lift hazards
  • Inspections
  • Safe work practices


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 20 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.

How We Help

At BIS, we take great pride in how we can positively impact others on a global scale. We create engaging online safety modules to ensure the safety of our customers and clients, and tailor the modules to fit our clients' needs. Keeping each other safe is a critical responsibility that makes a large impact on the organizations that we work with. We take pride in our ability to cultivate a positive, safe and healthy work environment.

What We Do

Our organization is committed to fostering a culture of inclusivity and innovation, and we stand by our core values: Compassion, Humility, and Integrity. We believe that a positive and supportive work environment is essential for the success of our business and the well-being of our employees. Compassion and Inclusivity is at the core of our culture. We strive to create an environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and supported. Collaboration is another key element of our culture. We believe that working together as a team, leads to better outcomes and a more fulfilling work experience. We encourage open communication, active listening, and constructive feedback, and we support our employees in sharing ideas and taking ownership of their work. Finally, we embrace innovation as a driving force behind our success.

At BIS, our culture is centered around our commitment to client satisfaction, employee empowerment, and collaborative innovation. We strive to create an environment where everyone can contribute their unique superpowers and perspectives.

Who We Are

We are a growing technology company based out of Sherwood Park, Alberta. We provide a
compliance and learning management software for the Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) professional Our software, BIStrainer, is a cloud-based application which includes tens of thousands of training courses for any user, we can build and modify courses to meet the needs of any field user and we have a state-of-the-art program to help our clients organize their training information and needs.

Our Company was established in 2006 and we now have over 1 million active users and over 1,000 company clients and partners who rely on BIStrainer for their health and safety programs.