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International Basic Scaffolder (5 day)

Duration:

5 Days

Attendees:

This course is aimed at trainee scaffolders who require basic scaffolding skills training. Carried out at our approved centre or on client’s sites.

Objectives:

To give the attendees such knowledge and skills to enable them to erect, alter and dismantle basic scaffolding structures in traditional tube and fitting and common system scaffolds.

Certification:

Successful delegates will receive a Simian Skill ‘International Scaffolder’ Certificate of Training and an ‘International Scaffolder’ Record Card for Basic Scaffolder.

Content:

    • Statutory Regulations and Codes of Practice
    • BS EN 12811 and TG20:08
    • Safe Handling and Inspection of Materials (Manual Handling)
    • Preventing Falls in Scaffolding (SG4)
    • Safe Use and Inspection of Safety Harnesses
    • Ropes, Knots & Hitches
    • Types and Uses of Tube, Fittings and Boards
    • Assessing Material Requirements for Basic Scaffolds
    • Safe Access Methods
    • Interpretation of Simple Drawings
    • Erect and Dismantle Basic Scaffolds:
      • Independent (With Return)
      • Tower (Static and Mobile)
      • Birdcage
    • Alterations to Scaffolds
    • Skills Test (Practical)
    • Knowledge Test (Theory)

Scaffolders can progress to Intermediate Scaffolder after 6 months further experience.

Want to book an international course?
Speak to our International team on: 00 971 43 695 067
or email: hello@simian-risk.com