Scaffold Awareness


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

Who Should Attend?

Manager, Supervisors, Operatives, Site Agents, who need to have scaffolding knowledge for their own safety and for the safety of others on site.

Training Method:

Theory with discussion. Power Point presentation. Practical demonstration.

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
Legal requirements and Codes of Practice (overview)
SG4 Preventing falls in scaffolding
Scaffolding terminology
Tubes, fittings, boards
TG20 Guidance
Independent scaffolds and loading table
Tower scaffolds
Ladder access and egress
Beams and bridging
Public protection
Scaffolders training and safe working practices
Fault finding photos
Scaffolders safe working practices including safe use of harnesses to SG4
Handover certificates
Scaffold Inspections
Scaffold tagging systems
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
Abrasive Wheels - 20-06-2019 Thursday, June 20, 2019
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Trafford Park £50+VAT
Face Fit Train the Tester - 21-06-2019 Friday, June 21, 2019
All Day
Blackburn £140+VAT
Asbestos Awareness - 26-06-2019 Wednesday, June 26, 2019
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Vehicle Banksman - 26-06-2019 Wednesday, June 26, 2019
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Blackburn £50+VAT
Abrasive Wheels - 04-07-2019 Thursday, July 4, 2019
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Wirral £50+VAT
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