Managing Scaffold Operation Safely


On completion of the course, attendees shall have up to date knowledge of how to safely manage and control scaffolding operations.

Who Should Attend?

Company directors, managers, safety advisors, contract supervisors, site agents and others whose companies arrange, organise and control scaffolding operations on their sites.

Training Method:

Theory with discussion. Power Point presentation.

Course Materials:

Provided by tutor.

Attendee Requirements:

There are no set entry requirements for this qualification. However, attendees must have a good understanding of spoken and written English.


Continuously assessed through a range of discussion and practical exercises throughout entire course. Examination at conclusion.

Course Duration

1 Day

Course Content

Introduction & Welcome
Course Aims & Objectives
Pre-contract planning for scaffolding operatives
Scaffold design (when is it required?)
TG20 Compliant Sheets
Choosing a scaffolding contractor
Scaffolders’ training and qualifications
Scaffolders’ safe working practices including safe use of harness to SG4 (including rescue)
Method statements and risk assessments
Choosing the most appropriate scaffold for the job
TG20 Basic Scaffolds
Safe use of scaffolding
Scaffolding supervision and control
Scaffold inspections
Handover certificates
Scaffold tagging systems
Monitoring scaffolding operations on site
Test Paper (Theory)


A Training Provider Certificate of Training will be issued to all those who complete the course to a satisfactory standard.

Upcoming Pre-arranged
In House Training

Course Date/Time Event Location Price
Working at Height - 11-12-2018 Tuesday, December 11, 2018
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Safety Harness Awareness - 11-12-2018 Tuesday, December 11, 2018
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Manual Handling -17-12-2018 Monday, December 17, 2018
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Abrasive Wheels - 17-12-2018 Monday, December 17, 2018
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Fire Marshall - 18-12-2018 Tuesday, December 18, 2018
All Day
Blackburn £65+VAT
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