Awareness Training on Scaffolding

Awareness Training on Scaffolding

Item Code – A-ST-CL2

  • Basic literacy
  • Learner should > 18 years
  • Ability to understand English
  • Site work experience is preferable
  • Site-Hall/Classroom arrangements with Projector and screen
Target Participants

This course is designed for Site Engineers & Safety Supervisors who are not required to work on scaffold, but are responsible for employees & contractors working on scaffolds at their site.


1 Day





1 facilitator : 20 Learners

Trainer Level

Min Competency Level 2 (CL2)

Training Methodology
  • Classroom
Learning Objectives
  • Types of Scaffold
  • Hazards and effects of wrongly erected scaffolds
  • Accidents & Case studies



Basics of Scaffold Erection
  • Site-inspection and preparation (soil) before erection
  • Material inspection
  • Scaffold material segregation & storage
  • Components of a Scaffoldand specifications/limitation
  • Scaffold specifications
  • Height ratio for independent and supported scaffold
  • Load calculation of working platforms
  • Safe Erection process
  • Scaffold alteration and modification
Working with Scaffold
  • Creating Safe Access
  • Safe housekeeping practices
  • Material & Tool handling



Scaffold Inspection
  • Inspection Checklist Daily inspection during work
  • Scaffold –tags
Fall Protection
  • Basics of Fall
  • Fall Prevention & Fall Arrest
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Height Work
  • Safety induction before working on scaffolding (TBT)
Safe Work Practices required on scaffolding Safe Dismantling
  • Dismantling process
  • Safe Drop Zone
  • Segregating and storage of scaffold material






Attendance Certification for batches upto 20 pax