Aerial Lift Operator Training for Tree Trimmers

  • Classroom

This training is a review of aerial baskets, platforms, and workplace hazards, equipment inspection, safe operating procedures, and Cal-OSHA operating rules. The training includes tree-trimming basics with an overview of safe operating procedures for equipment. The training consists of classroom instruction and a written test, a hands-on demonstration of proficiency, and evaluation of safe operating procedures of an aerial lift or bucket truck.

If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact the California JPIA training division by email, training@cjpia.org, within two business days of the training date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays. 

Topics Covered

  • Review of workplace hazards
  • Review of safe operating procedures
  • Review of operating rules
  • How to operate tree-trimming equipment safely

Duration:

4 hours

Code/regulation:

CalOSHA Title 8, Section 3648

Frequency:

As Needed

Who Should Attend:

Employees Who Operate An Aerial Lift In Tree Trimming Operations