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Managing Scaffolding Operations Safely Course

The Managing Scaffold Operations Safely course provides you with the knowledge to manage and control scaffolding operations safely.

Firstly, you will learn about the current legislation and your responsibilities as a manager. Secondly, you will also learn how to conduct scaffolding safety procedures correctly.

Overall, the knowledge you gain from this course will make the scaffolding site a safer place for all workers.

Why Take this Managing Scaffold Operations Safely Training?

Company managers, safety advisors, directors, site agents, contract supervisors who organise, arrange and control scaffold operations onsite should attend this course.

The knowledge you gain will allow you to promote good health and safety in your management role.

You will also be able to protect the safety of the workers on-site, therefore, limiting accidents and potential absences that may slow down a project.

What Does this Course Involve?

This course covers the current legislation and the responsibilities of employers and employees concerning scaffolding operations.

For the full information on what is covered in this training, read the course content section below.

How is the Managing Scaffold Operations Safely Course Delivered?

This course can be delivered in the following ways:

In House
3B Training can deliver courses for a group of your employees in-house at your site or venue of your choice.

Managing Scaffold Operations Safely can be delivered as an in-house course specifically for your delegates. We can arrange the training at a 3B centre or a site of your choice.

We can alter the course content to suit your training requirements and to contain company relevant examples.

We quote all of our in-house courses on a case-by-case basis. The price will vary depending on location, equipment needed and delegate numbers.

For a quote, complete the in-house enquiry form on this page, and one of our friendly team will be in touch.

BENEFITS OF THIS Managing Scaffolding Operations Safely Course:

  • You will learn how to manage the health and safety of workers on a scaffolding site
  • Gain a solid understanding of how to manage and control scaffolding operations
  • Helps to increase overall efficiency and success of the project
Managing Scaffold Operations Safely Training Content

The course will improve your understanding of the below:

  • Pre-contract planning of scaffolding operations
  • When you would require a scaffold design
  • TG20 Compliant sheets
  • Choosing a scaffolding contractor
  • Scaffolders’ qualifications and training
  • Safe working practices
  • Safe use of a harness to SG4
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • Selecting the most appropriate scaffold for the task
  • TG20 Basic scaffolds
  • Safe use of scaffolding
  • Scaffolding control and supervision
  • Scaffolding inspection
  • Handover certificates
  • Scaffold tagging systems
  • The monitoring of onsite scaffolding operations

Throughout the course, you will develop an understanding of current legislation and the current standards of work.

You will understand the responsibilities of an employer and employee concerning scaffolding operations. You will also learn about procedures relating to reporting, recordkeeping and inspecting of scaffolding operations.

Trainer was very knowledgeable on the course subject.
Adam Hurt
That course was great yesterday full of information and presented professionally for us all to understand.
Build 4 Growth Ltd


  • How long does the Managing Scaffold Operations Safely Course Take?
    How long does the Managing Scaffold Operations Safely Course Take?

    We deliver the course over one day of classroom learning.

    The course duration allows you to qualify quickly without affecting your productivity and spend long periods of time away from work.

  • What are the entry requirements for the Managing Scaffold Operations Safely course?

    To enrol, you should be able to speak and understand English well.

    We advise that you have some form of working knowledge of scaffolding before attending the course.

  • Is the Managing Scaffolding Operations Safely Course Accredited?

    Yes, this training is accredited by 3B Training.

  • How long is the Managing Scaffold Operations Safely Certificate Valid for?

    The Managing Scaffold Operations Safely certificate is valid for 3 years.


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