Select Training Academy Centre Course offering and available on site at request: 
• IPAF - PHs (Passenger Hoists)
• IPAF - GHs (Goods Hoist)
• IPAF - TPH (Transport Platform Hoist)

To provide trainees with theoretical knowledge and practical skills which will enable them to understand the role and responsibilities of a Hoist Operator. Following successful completion of the course, trainees receive an IPAF Hoist operator’s licence (PAL Card) & certificate.

This training course is carried out over one day, with a theory test and a practical test.


• Course Introduction
• Introduction to construction hoists
• Control and safety devices
• Operating instructions
• Emergency procedures & basic troubleshooting
• Pre-use check and weekly inspection
• Operation post-theory test, pre-use checks & practical test