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Basic Scaffolding Supervisor Training

Scope (Target Group)
This 2 days course is aimed for site supervisor and managers who are responsible for inspecting, supervising and checking scaffolds for safe use in
accordance with industry best practice. This course is based on Tube & Fitting Scaffolding.

Learning Objectives
• Be familiar with legislation & codes of practice
• State the current specifications and limitation relating to scaffold
• Identify and explain the various types and uses of scaffold fittings
• Inspect and identify the most common defects which may occur in
scaffold materials
• Identify the main component of a scaffold and state their function
• Identify an independent, birdcage and tower scaffold
• Explain the different ground conditions which ensure the correct
action have been taken to provide a safe and stable foundation for
the scaffold structure
• List the various component part, state their terminology and
describe their correct positioning.
• Understand the importance of ties
• know the correct types of ties and their SWL

Structure of the Course (Course Content)
 Aims and Objectives
 Legislation and Codes of Practice
 Scaffolding Components
 Scaffolding Terminology
 Scaffolding Foundation
 Scaffolding Assembly
 Platform Requirements
 Scaffolding Ties
 Access Requirements
 Ancillary Equipment-Gin Wheel
 Types of Scaffolding
 Height & Stability
 Ladders
 Scaffolding Tagging System
 100% Tie off
 Practical Element
 Written Assessment

Practical Assessment
Written Assessment

Scaffolding erection, modification, dismantling or supervising experience would be beneficial

Certification & Approvals

2 years

Course Duration

2 days
Min/Maximum Number of Delegates

Health & Fitness
All delegates will be asked to complete a Qatar International Safety Centre standard medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.

Venue (Training Location)
Qatar International Safety Centre
Gate 9, Street 45
Salwa Industrial Area
Doha, Qatar
PO BOX 23651
Or at client premises

Dates & Cost
Please contact us direct for availability & costs:
Email: training@madinagulf.com
Tel: +974 4450 1223
Fax: +974 4450 1220