Slide background

Scotlands No.1

For Training & Rental

Find Out More...

Our Partners


Get Social twitter

When you enroll on an Active Access Training course, you can be sure that you and your staff will be trained to a high level of competence. Professional, highly qualified PASMA, IPAF, Ladder Association (BLMA) and (Asbestos Awareness) instructors supervise all training courses and guarantee a successful and unique learning experience.
We offer a nationally recognised accredited training qualifications such as PASMA Scaffold Tower and Ladder Association (BLMA) Steps & Ladder or alternatively can discuss your individual needs in more detail and develop a "bespoke" course tailored to your exact requirements.
Active Access has a huge range of access platforms to offer you at your Scotland location, whether it be Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee plus more. From 10m to 22.5m working height scissor lifts, including diesel, bi-energy, telescopic and electrical scissor lifts we have them all.

Active Access is an authorised member of PASMA and will offer help and advice in choosing the correct training course. We use the latest training methods and keep up to date with changes in legislation. For example, the new method of assembly such as the advanced guard rail system are fully explained in all Scaffold Tower training courses.
Our PASMA training courses can take place at our Hamilton site, or we can come to you whether it be Glasgow or Edinburgh , we are here to cater for your needs.

Training in the use of work equipment is required by most health and safety legislation and work at height regulations. Employers are obliged to train employees. The IPAF training programme for platform operators was developed by leading industry professionals. It is certified by T V as conforming to the international standard ISO 18878:2004 Mobile elevating work platforms operator (driver) training. More than 70,000 operators are trained each year, and each successful trainees receive a PAL Card (Powered Access Licence), a safety guide, a log book and a certificate.

IPAF itself does not provide training. Training is provided by approved training centres, mostly manufacturer and rental members of IPAF. Active Access is an approved training centre and are regularly audited by IPAF. There are 225 IPAF approved training centres and Active Access are, on average, the eighth largest provider. Our class sizes are kept small to ensure quality. Courses generally last one to two days and are a mixture of theory and practice, with a written and a practical test. Course material is available in many languages. Cherry Picker Hire, Scissor Lift hire, and Access Platform Hire in Scotland locations, such as Glasgow , Edinburgh and Dundee .

Active Access are ideally placed to supply you with Cherry Picker hire in Glasgow , with up to date delivery trucks in the cherry picker industry, for a guaranteed service every time. If you are searching for an access platform hire in Scotland, whether it be a cherry picker or scissor lift, then look no further. Our cherry pickers start at a working height of 8m up to 22.5m.

We also provide support when it comes to training your operatives on the safe use of a cherry picker, helping them to achieve the necessary IPAF certification.

Active Access deliver Cherry Pickers and Scissor Lifts in many locations across Scotland, including Glasgow, Edinburgh and Dundee.

Active Access are committed to supplying cherry pickers, delivering a level of service that exceeds our customer's expectations and provides excellent value for money. Active Access can also arrange IPAF training for you. Cherry pickers, boom lifts, hydraulic platform, man lifts, underbridge unit, hoists, are just some of the names used to describe access platforms. Active Access is one of the most experienced cherry picker rental companies in the UK, new and second-hand access platforms for sale, IPAF operator and PASMA tower training. Platforms, Cherry Pickers available for hire and purchase in Glasgow, Edinburgh and other Scotland locations, with FREE site surveys, training, and personal protection! Our expertise with powered access platforms, together with the knowledge and understanding, ensures that we supply you with the right platform at the right price, and to deliver it on time. Our IPAF Rental+ accreditation for access hire, guarantees you the highest standards in customer service, safety, staff training, platform inspection, and contract terms.