the media and entertainment union
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Course description

IPAF (The International Powered Access Federation) is the accreditation for a competant person to operate certain classifications of mobile operated work platforms (MEWPs) such as scissor lifts and cherry pickers. For more information on IPAF go here 

BECTU has negotiated a 20% discount on all the courses run by Nationwide Platforms Ltd. They run courses right across the UK. 

To book go to the Nationwide Platform Ltd course finder

Pick the venue and course date near you

Check availability for the course with Nationwide Platforms on 0845 601 1032 or email quoting that you wish to book through the BECTU UK account.

Then notify Lesley Burt of the course you wish to attend with the date and venue. Lesley will then book through the BECTU account and you will be sent an invoice for the discounted course.

If you want a bespoke course please contact Martin Roberts


one day


IPAF five year Powered Access Licence (PAL)

More information

Nationwide Platform course finder