Scaffold Safety Inspection (Basic)


Course Objectives


To provide candidates with a basic understanding of the appropriate safety requirements for scaffolding, including relevant legislation.


Course Content


Candidates will be shown theory and practical aspects covering:


●Scaffold Terminology.

● Common Scaffold Hazards

● Industry Based standards

● Erection Techniques and fittings

● Scaffold Types and Uses

● Scaffold Ties

● Video on Scaffold Safety

● Law and Inspection Reports

● Protecting the Public

● Practical Inspection of standing Scaffold and fault finding


Who should attend - Any person who is responsible for inspecting basic scaffolds, including Supervisors, Engineers, Foremen and Agents.


Assessment - Candidates will complete a theory and practical test at the end of the course.


Candidates are required to bring: PPE ie safety boots, hard hat, High Viz vest, if this is not brought to course candidates cannot completed course and will need to attend another course at own expense.


Please note: All our courses are delivered in English. All delegates must have a good understanding of written and spoken English to attend this course.


A Certificate of Training will be awarded to each successful candidate.


Course Dates: Please register for interest. 


Duration 1 day

Validation 3 year certificate

 Directions to the Normandie Office 


+44 (0) 1481 253953 

or email


Normandie Health & Safety Ltd

Lisia House

Rue a Chiens

St Sampson