Mobile Scaffold Towers

Back to: Health & Safety

Address:201 The Waterfront, Stonehouse Business Park, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3UT

Duration:1 day

Enquire Online More Details

" The instructor explained everything perfectly. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" Very well conducted, easily understandable with good practical experience. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" An excellent and very helpful course. The visual aids, hand outs and the instructor were all excellent. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" All the topics covered were very helpful to me and my colleagues. Thank-you for the instruction. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications

" Good course and well explained "

RY – K Yateman & Sons Ltd
  • Duration:1 day
  • Dates:Enquire for dates
Enquire Online

Who

This training course is designed for Operatives and Supervisors involved with erection and use of all types of Pre-Fabricated Tower Scaffold.

Aims

To train candidates to an acceptable standard in compliance with the Health and Safety Executive and industrial Guidelines for erection and dismantling of Pre-Fabricated Tower Scaffold. On completion of Training course candidates should be able to: Correctly erect and dismantle prefabricated mobile tower scaffold systems in accordance with the manufacturers guide lines. Carry out pre-use inspection on tower scaffolds. Understand Employers and Employees Responsibilities.

Outline

Introduction
  • Duties and responsibilities
  • Understanding the working at hierarchy
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Tower scaffold rating and information sources
  • Tower scaffold components and terminology
  • Pre-use of inspection of components
  • Inspection and records
  • Stability of tower scaffold system
  • Approved methods for tower erection (Advance guard rail system and 3T method)
  • Safe methods of access and egress
  • Using the tower
  • Moving / repositioning of the tower scaffold
  • Protecting the public / other people
  • Dismantling the tower scaffold system
  • Erect and Dismantle Safely, in accordance with the Health and Safety
  • Executive and Manufacturers Guidelines.
  • Understand the need for Accident Prevention.
  • Carry out Inspection on Tower Scaffolds.
  • Understand Employers and Employees Responsibilities.
Legislation
  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Management of Health & Safety At Work Regulations 1999
  • Construction (Health, Safety & Welfare) Regulations 1996
  • Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998