IPAF Operate Boom Lift (3b)

Course Fee

  • $400.00 (excl GST)

  • $436.00 (incl GST)

3 Easy Ways to Register

  • Register online immediately with the 'online booking' link below (only available when there are existing dates). If not, you can refer to the availability on the 'WSQ Operate Boom Lift - English' course and email/whatsapp to us the date you prefer.

  • Send us your namecard and learner(s) NRIC/work permit via whatsapp to 96359833

  • Complete this registration form and email it back to us at


  • Globally recognised International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) 3a Certification

  • 5-year validity

Learning Objectives

  • Selecting an appropriate mobile elevating work platform (MEWP)

  • State the safety requirements under the Workplace Safety and Health Act, Singapore Standards for the Safe Use of MEWPs (SS 616) and the Code of Practice for Working Safely at Height related to scissor lift

  • Carry out pre-start inspection

  • Conduct workplace hazard assessment

  • Operate scissor lift safely

  • Be aware of the relevant Health and Safety regulations

  • Be aware of accident prevention and control

  • Be aware of the needs regarding personnel protection

  • Be aware of the need to refer to the machine Operating Manual


  • 08:30am to 18:30pm (incl theory and practical)


  • English

Assumed Skills and Knowledge

  • Basic knowledge of the relevant sector of work

  • Ability to listen, speak, read and write the relevant language at proficiency level equivalent to Employability Skills System (ESS) Level 3 and above

  • Ability to manipulate numbers at Employability Skills System (ESS) Level 3 and above

  • Be medically fit to work at height

Government subsidies: (if applicable)

About Galmon Academy

Galmon Academy is a 6,700sqm, two-storey building located in Tuas, It has both outdoor and indoor practical training areas, 11 air-conditioned classrooms as well as a 300pax auditorium, ideal for holding safety talks and forums.

Our WSQ courses are accredited by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and recognized by Ministry of Manpower (MOM). We also conduct internationally recognised courses by bodies such as the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) and the Prefabricated Access Suppliers’ and Manufacturers’ Association (PASMA).