Competent Person Training - Scaffold
The main objective is to provide comprehensive scaffold safety training covering five of the most serious scaffolding hazards: Falls, Unsafe Access, Falling Objects, Electrocution, and Collapses. The remainder of the course covers scaffolding safety from all angles including scaffolding components, foundation requirements, regulations, fall protection systems, access methods, erecting & dismantling techniques.
Designed for those who are supervisors, foreman and employees that erect scaffolds and oversee scaffold erection.
Scaffold User Requirements – OSHA 1926.451 (f) (7) and OSHA 1926.454 (A & B)
Scaffold OSHA reg’s: https://www.osha.gov/Publications/osha3150.pdf
Practical training is given emphasis, so students can gain hands-on experience. Classroom training and hands-on training are both provided.
- Competent Person Training for Frame Scaffolding
- Proper Inspection
- Carpenter’s Scaffolds
- Access Methods
- Standards and Regulations
- Foundation Requirements
- Platforms and Platform Materials
- Scaffold Erection & Dismantling Procedures
- Personal Protection Equipment
- Scaffolding Tools
If a student fails, there is one free retake (must be within 12 months).