Bucket Truck Training & Certification
What type of training do we offer? Whether you want bucket truck operator training and certification/bucket truck trainer training and certification in as little as two hours with our online training or a more robust, customizable option like you get with our DIY training kits or on-site training, we can help you get the bucket truck operator training you want in the way you want it and at a price you can afford.
What are my options for bucket truck training?
What’s in the Bucket Truck Operator Training Course?
Our Bucket Truck Safety Training course is regulation compliant, and our online version fulfills classroom training requirements. Each class contains sections on anatomy, rigging, stability, operations, hazards, and more.
This presentation includes intermittent practice quiz questions to prepare for the final written exam included with the course. In addition to the written exam, this course also includes a checklist for employers to use when administering a practical exam as required.
Though you will still need to familiarize yourself with all other applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, and local standards, this training encompasses the following standards:
- Encompasses these U.S. Standards
29 CFR, Subpart F – Powered Platforms, Manlifts, and Vehicle Mounted Work Platforms
29 CFR 1926, Subpart L – Scaffolds
ANSI A92.2-2001 – For Vehicle Mounted Elevating and Rotating Aerial Devices (Bucket Trucks)
ANSI A92.3-2006 – For Manually Propelled Elevating Aerial Platforms
ANSI A92.5-2006 – For Boom-Supported Elevating Aerial Platforms
20 – Design, Calculations, Safety Requirements, Test Methods for MEWPs
ANSI A92.6-1999 – For Self-Propelled Elevating Work Platforms (Scissor Lifts)
- Encompasses these Canada Standards
CAN/CSA-B354.1-04 – Portable Elevating Work Platforms
CAN/CSA-B354.2-01 – Self-Propelled Elevating Platforms
CAN/CSA-B354.4-02 – Self-Propelled Boom Supported
CAN/CSA Z271: Safety Code for Elevating Platforms
CAN/CSA-C225-10: Vehicle-Mounted Aerial Devices
CAN/CSA-B354.5-07 – Mast Climbing
CAN/CSA-Z259 & Subsections – Fall Protection, Arrest
Why do I need bucket truck training?
In line with regulations, anyone who operates heavy equipment must receive training prior to operating the machine on their own. Requirements for refresher training related to forklifts or other processes are very specific. Most other equipment doesn’t have such specific requirements, but it’s wise to follow the same guidelines.
When it comes to refresher training, the standards in some instances (like forklifts) are very specific: operators must be re-evaluated every three years t