Our Basic Scaffold Inspection course is ideal for anyone who is in charge of statutory scaffold inspections on basic scaffolding structures. Scaffolders who want to expand their knowledge of scaffold inspection, site managers and health and safety professionals will also benefit from taking this course.
This scaffolding training is accredited by CISRS (Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme), and delivered over three days. The trainer will touch on relevant legislation, like The Work at Height Regulations 2005, and you receive a certificate after successfully passing the course.
The knowledge you gain from this scaffolding course will align you with the current scaffolding legislation. Also, it will give you the necessary tools to go about your job confidently, and complete inspections properly.
This Basic Scaffold Inspection course covers the following topics (for the full list of topics covered in this training, see the dropdown below):
This course is delivered at a CISRS approved training centre.
Basic Scaffold Inspection courses are available to attend in selected locations across the country. The course is delivered in a training hanger approved by CISRS.
You can book our live Basic Scaffold Inspection course dates on our website, or you can speak to one of our team members over the phone.
We are also able to arrange in-house Basic Scaffold Inspection training courses. The courses can be arranged at one of our training venues or on a site of your choice, providing it is suitable to deliver the practical elements.
The course is ideal if you have a large group of operatives who need to be trained all at once, especially if the training is delivered at your venue, as they won’t need to travel.
Each in-house course is priced individually depending on location and delegate numbers. To get a quote, fill in the enquiry form on this page.
The scaffold inspection course will cover the following subjects:
Including The Work at Height Regulations 2005, NASC (Overview of SG4:22 and TG20:21), and types of system scaffolding.
Tube, fittings, boards, fan boards, public protection, and bracing and tying scaffolds.
Accessing a scaffold safely, safe ladder access and egress, and mobile static and loading towers.
Scaffold tagging systems and practical scaffold inspection exercise.
The trainer will look at your involvement in the group exercises; you will also conduct a practical assessment of scaffolding to demonstrate your understanding.
Matt always delivers an informative course with good interaction which keeps it interesting.
The Basic Scaffold Inspection course is delivered over three days of theory and practical training.
The three days are designed to give a substantial and detailed look at scaffolding inspection health and safety.
Have knowledge and experience working with scaffolding structures, and hold:
This course is accredited by the Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS).
On completion of the course, you will receive a certificate 6-8 weeks after the end date and will be able to apply for the CISRS Basic Scaffold Inspection card.
To apply for your card, you must complete the Health, Safety and Environment test or provide a valid exemption.
Point 65 Business Centre,
23 Royal Scot Road
Unit 1 Meadow View
25 Bradford Road
English Street Business Park
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Tameside Business Park
Enquire to receive a quote for in-house training.
One day of CISRS accredited training that teaches the delegate how to manage and control scaffolding operations safely.
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