Safety & Access

Basic Scaffold Inspection Course

2 days
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
  • 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
A Safety & Access Certificate of Attendance will be issued upon completion of course and successful completion of both examinations.
Please bring along suitable footwear and hardhat for practical elements of inspection.

Course Schedule