OSHA states that the employer shall have each employee who is involved in erecting, disassembling, moving, operating, repairing, maintaining, or inspecting a scaffold trained by a competent person to recognize any hazards associated with the work in question. The training shall include the following topics, as applicable:
  1. The nature of scaffold hazards;
  2. The correct procedures for erecting, disassembling, moving, operating, repairing, inspecting, and maintaining the type of scaffold in question;
  3. The design criteria, maximum intended load-carrying capacity and intended use of the scaffold;
  4. Any other pertinent requirements of this subpart.
This class is excellent for Competent Inspectors.

Training Includes: Competent person training for frame, tube & coupler and system type scaffolds; Detailed coverage of the OSHA scaffold regulations; Recommended assembly procedures; Step by Step Assembly Instructions; and Scaffolding Inspection Checklist. It is the prerequisite for the Scaffolding Erection & Dismantling Course. Course Includes: STI Scaffold training manual (340 pages) with step by step assembly instructions, STI and OSHA inspection checklists, wallet card and certificate.
 
COST: $115 per person Certificate and wallet card upon completion.