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New IPAF training centre gives operatives a starring role

24 November 2023

Powered access rental and sales specialist Star Platforms has opened a new dedicated IPAF training centre for London and the south of England. The facility, less than two miles from Junction 10 of the M1 at Luton, has a high quality training room and a large new slab concrete area for practical assessment and examination. […]

Prostate cancer charity bowled over by fundraising support

21 November 2023

A bowls ‘spectacular’ supported by Luton Town FC football legend Mick Hartford and sponsored by Star Platforms has raised thousands of pounds for prostate cancer research. The event – Men Against Prostate Cancer Bowls Spectacular – was held at Houghton Regis Bowls Club to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK. Mick Harford, pictured above left, […]

Star Platforms ready to rise to Christmas lights challenge

24 October 2023

It is that time of year again – when Christmas lights are switched on to bring wonder to communities and brighten otherwise dark winder nights. It is also a busy time for Star Platforms teams across the UK as cherry pickers and scissor lifts are hired out to customers to hang Christmas lights on buildings […]

Powered Access Platform Hire & Sales

Star Platforms offer powered access platform hire, sales and training to individuals and businesses across the UK. With decades of combined industry experience, the Star Platforms team are powered access experts who are ready to advise and support your needs. We strive to offer the same great service to all our customers, big and small, making access platform hire or sales a smooth and easy process.

We are proud to offer a fantastic range of powered access platforms for hire and to buy. We provide low level platforms, scissor lifts and cherry pickers with working heights ranging from 3 to 28 metres. The average age of our MEWP hire fleet is 3 years old and is kept in excellent condition, undergoing periodic examinations and pre-hire inspections to ensure you always receive safe and efficient machines. If you’re looking to buy a MEWP, we offer a wide variety of new and used powered access platforms so there’s something to suit all requirements.

MEWP Training

Here at Star Platforms, we’re proud to offer MEWP training courses which are IPAF (International Powered Access Federation) accredited. Choose from eLearning or onsite training at all of our six depots, or we can also facilitate on site training at your own premises. Our IPAF accredited training courses include operator training for key categories of MEWP equipment and courses for managers.

If you have any questions about our powered access hire, sales or training services, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our experts – we’re happy to help.

Star Platforms is a privately owned company, operated by a team with many years’ experience in powered access. We know what is important to our customers and delivering a first class service from start to finish is always our primary goal. This applied to ALL customers and EVERY hire, so whether you are an infrequent user of mobile access platforms of a regular user of powered access equipment you can be confident that Star Platforms will deliver.

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