Two days

Group Size

Maximum of 12 learners

Who should attend

Any supervisors, managers and employees responsible for inspecting and signing off scaffold structures.

Course aims

The course aims to provide training as referred to in the laws relating to health and safety and work equipment, enabling employers and employees to fulfil their legal obligations.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of the course the learners will know:

  • Employer’s and employee’s legal responsibilities
  • Different types of scaffold
  • Practical inspection
  • Importance of recording results

Course Outline:

  • Employer’s and employee’s legal responsibilities
  • Statutory requirements and codes of practice
  • Materials and components
  • Types of scaffold
  • Load limitations
  • Ties
  • Working platforms
  • Practical inspection
  • Recording results

Certification:  learners will take a short written test, and receive a course handout summarising the topics covered. Successful learners will receive a certificate of competence