Scaffold appreciation & inspection

Training course overview

1 Day Course
The course covers key health and safety aspects and legal requirements for having strict and robust onsite scaffolding inspection procedures in place and of company processes and procedures to enable them to fulfil their role in the company operations. On completion of the course & after assessment of their individual competence (refresher or initial course), the candidates should be able to inspect and sign off Basic Scaffolding following company procedures. Initial candidates may need to be supervised/monitored after completion of the course. 

2 Day Course
The course covers key health and safety aspects and legal requirements for having a strict and robust onsite scaffolding inspection procedures in place and of company processes and procedures to enable them to fulfil their role in the company operations. On completion of the course and after assessment of their individual competence (refresher or initial course), the candidates should be able to inspect and sign off Tube and Fitting Scaffolding following company procedures. Initial candidates may need to be supervised/monitored after completion of the course. 

Who should attend

This course is for any Site managers, Material controllers, Forklift truck drivers, Technical staff and anyone else who needs to inspect or control the erection of traditional tube and fitting scaffolds, or Layher System scaffolds.

Why choose NHBC?

Have the confidence to inspect and highlight areas

Have the confidence to inspect and highlight areas of scaffold not built to TG20:21.

Understand the legislation and Technical guidance

Understand the legislation and Technical guidance used when constructing scaffold on site.

Have knowledge of the competency requirements and qualifications

Have knowledge of the competency requirements and qualifications needed to erect and dismantle scaffold on site.

Understand TG20:21 Compliance sheets

Understand TG20:21 Compliance sheets be able to distinguish between design and TG20:21 compliant scaffold.

What you will learn

  • How to identify the various components used in scaffolding
  • Practical knowledge of fitting scaffolds, and how to identify the various components
  • The erection sequences and the fixing of scaffold members
  • Scaffold tie systems criteria
  • Inspection procedures for scaffolding (a practical inspection can be carried out if on site)
  • Completing the Scaffold Inspection Register
  • The legislation and standards surrounding the relevant type of scaffolding chosen (Tube & Fitting or Layher System)
  • How to control risks and common health and safety hazards.

Course details

Course pricing

We offer a range of different training course delivery methods, the various prices are listed below.

COURSE TYPE PRICE MAX ATTENDEES
In-company (1 day) £1,325 10
In-company (2 days) £2,500 10

Prices are exclusive of VAT

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