Safety & Access

Scaffolding Estimator Training Course

Course Schedule

2019 Dates

5th, July 2021 Nottingham Training Centre Fully Booked
10th, November 2021 Nottingham Training Centre Book Now

Course Overview

The course is delivered in association with leading industry commercial consultant Paul Crabtree, whom has been working within all area of the scaffolding industry for over 50 years. Paul now concentrates on commercial and contractual matters.


3 days

Potential or newly appointed Estimators with a minimum of 1 years experience


For the attendee to acquire a basic knowledge of scaffold estimating from the first enquiry to final preparation of quotations


  • Identifying customer requirements
  • Practical and theoretical use of various estimating formulae
  • Practical identification and solving of site hazards plus cost implication
  • Practical on-site measuring
  • Practical and theoretical use of design drawings (Construction & Scaffolding)
  • Measuring Drawings
  • Material breakdown by use of formulae
  • Practical application of quotations
  • Forming contract quotation letters
  • Identification of day work costing
  • Review of enquiry pitfalls
  • Introduction to computer based estimating and contract administration
  • Estimating project


Safety and Access Ltd certificate of training


Lunch and refreshments are provided for the duration of the course.