Why join the EWPA?
The EWPA is dedicated to ensuring members are kept up to date with the latest safety information relating to the operation and regulations regarding the use of elevated work platforms. This is done through the wide range of services and benefits made available to members of the EWPA. These services include access to the EWPA Operator License Training Program (Yellow Card), industry advice lines, master agreements and specialised stationery available to order.
The EWPA services and benefits focus on the areas of Education & Training, Safety and Risk Management, Business Support, Networking and Industry Representation.
Education & Training – One of the main aims of the Association is to continually improve safety and develop product training and instruction for end users. Information sheets and guidance notes covering many issues are available.
Safety & Risk Management – The EWPA is dedicated to ensuring members are kept up to date with the latest safety information. This is done through the MEWP Supervisor course and the EWPA Yellow Card Program among other services.
Business Support – EWPA support services include insurance and risk management advice and packages, industry advice lines on HR, workplace relations, accounting, and business advisory services among others.
Networking – State meetings are held regularly together with Supplier nights and training days where members can meet, network and view new products.
Industry Representation – The EWPA provides national and state representation on key industry issues and standards. The Association also flags and updates members on legislative changes impacting the access industry. The EWPA brings together experts to update members on Workplace Health and Safety issues, operator training industry standards and legislation providing guidance and support.