Scaffold Safety Awareness

Course objectives

This course is designed for users of traditional scaffolding to enable them to check the scaffolding is safe & legal for their use after handover. It is not intended to provide in-depth knowledge of erection, or to qualify people as a registered scaffold inspector.

This course will satisfy the requirement for user training as set out in the Work at Height Regulations 2005.


Introduction and course aims
Different types of scaffolding
Tubular framework
Fittings – identification and use
Bases and foundations
Bracing for stability
Tying basic access scaffolds
Reasons why scaffolds collapse
Safe use of scaffolds – including S.W.L.
The legal requirements explained
Theory questionnaire

Course duration

One Day

Course venue: Clients premises/our training centre Stockton


£125 per delegate plus VAT.

Number of delegates

4 – 12

Contact us now for more information, we also run open courses which may be more suitable if only a small number of delegates require the training.

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