Please view the latest updates regarding COVID-19 here.
Our contact details, forms for activation and equipment stockpile and aviation status are found here.
Europe, Middle East & Africa
+44 (0)23 8033 1551
+65 6266 1566
+1 954 983 9880
Please note that:
Response services are guaranteed ONLY for Members. Non-members are not guaranteed a response and will be required to sign a Non-member contract. Services and rates differ. Duty managers can be contacted for exercises.
This course is suitable for anyone who may work on or around scaffolding in the oil and gas industry.
Candidates will be provided with an overall awareness of how to work safely on or around scaffolding, including a description of scaffolding terminology, and the correct fall prevention, fall arrest and other PPE required to be worn.
Learning Outcomes:- Describe what a scaffold is and why it is used- Define the key terms used in the construction of scaffolds- Recognise the basic components of a scaffold- Describe the key elements of a scaffold- Identify the different types of scaffolding structures- Identify hazards associated with the use of scaffolding- List the basic tools used in the construction of a scaffold- Describe the PPE requirements for scaffolding- List the requirements for access to scaffolds- Identify the responsibilities of key personnel involved with scaffolding- Describe the use of the Scafftags system- Describe the importance of scaffold inspections
The course includes information on the basic tools used to construct scaffolds, the personal protective equipment required, the roles and responsibilities associated with scaffolding work, and the importance of inspections.
This course is suitable for anyone who may work on or around scaffolding in the oil and gas industry. The duration of the course is 60 minutes with a 20 question assessment.