Basic Scaffolding Inspection
Scaffolding & Working at Heights Courses
The CISRS accredited Basic Scaffolding Inspection courses help the delegate gain an understanding of scaffolding construction. You will also learn about its different forms and components. The course will also cover the procedures of inspecting scaffolds and how to work to the current legislation.
Who should attend the Basic Scaffolding Inspection course?
The course is suitable for any person who assembles, disassembles or examines scaffolding as part of their occupation.
Is the Basic Scaffolding Inspection course accredited?
Delegates must bring two passport-sized photos for the first day of training or they must send them to 3B Training before the course commences. You must also provide evidence of at least two years worth of experience in the relevant industry. Examples of evidence are; employee referrals, previous training certificates or a CV.
You must also have completed at least one of the below courses within the last 2 years to attend the course.
Basic Scaffolding Inspection Training
This 3-day course is mainly aimed at supervisors and managers. It is ideal for those who have responsibilities for inspecting, record keeping and approving scaffold structures. They must also learn how to do this in accordance with the Work at Height Regulations 2005.
CISRS Basic Scaffolder Part 1 course
This is ideal for candidates who are working towards a scaffolder CISRS trainee card and an NVQ Level 2. This course runs for 10 days.
CISRS Basic Scaffolder Part 2 course
This is for candidates who are working towards a scaffolder CISRS basic card and an NVQ Level 2. Additionally, these delegates will have already completed the CISRS Basic Scaffolder Part 1 course. This course also runs for 10 days.
By the end of the training, attendees will be able to comprehend the legislation surrounding scaffold systems. You will also be able to assess loads before using working platforms and know the difference between different scaffold systems. As well as being able to safely inspect a scaffold structure or mobile tower.
Topics this course will cover include:
- Introduction to Scaffolding & Scaffolding Terminology
- The Work at Height Regulations 2005
- British, European and Industry Standards (NASC)
- Overview of SG4:10 Fall Arrest Equipment
- Tube, fittings & boards
- Safe ladder 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
- How to carry out a scaffolding inspection
- Scaffold tagging systems
- Scaffold inspection exercise
- Knowledge test and assessment