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Scaffold Inspection

On completion of this course, candidates will be fully aware of the various types of scaffold, their uses and construction, faults most commonly encountered, and be able to carry out statutory inspections and completion of reports on basic scaffolds and aluminium access towers.

Course content:

  • Relevant legislation and codes of practice
  • Scaffolding types and correct use of components
  • Types and importance of ties
  • Inspection procedures
  • Maintaining scaffolding inspection reports
  • Detecting errors in scaffold structures
  • Inspection of ladders, their proper use, and fixings
  • Reporting procedures
  • Inspection timings