Safety & Access

Basic Scaffold Inspection Course

Duration:
2 days
Prerequisition
Attendees:
Managers/Supervisors/Safety Advisers who are responsible for inspection of scaffolds and completion of reports in accordance with the Work at Height Regulations 2005
Overall Objectives:
To give the attendees such knowledge as to enable them to inspect basic scaffolding structures in accordance with statutory Regulations
Content:
  • Relevant Regulations and Codes of Practice
  • Scaffolding Equipment & Terminology
  • TG20:13 Technical Guidance for Tube & Fitting Scaffolds
  • Safe Access and Egress
  • Scaffolders Training and Working Methods
  • Bracing and Tying Scaffolds
  • Fan Boards and Public Protection
  • Mobile, Static and Loading towers
  • Birdcage Scaffolds
  • Beams and Bridging Beams
  • Various Types of System Scaffolding
  • SG4:15 Preventing Falls in Scaffolding
  • Carrying out a Scaffolding Inspection
  • Scaffold Tagging Systems
  • Scaffold Inspection Exercise
  • Knowledge test
Certification::
A Safety & Access Certificate of Attendance will be issued upon completion of course and successful completion of both examinations.
Note:
Please bring along suitable footwear and hardhat for practical elements of inspection.

Course Schedule