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    Scaffold User Guidelines

    Course Overview

    Scaffold User Guidelines is an intermediate online safety course on the proper use of a scaffold. Scaffolds are important when working above ground on a construction job site, and as with ladders, it is very important that they are set up and used correctly. Specific hazards are covered in this course so that you will be aware of dangers of working with or around a scaffold. Scissor lifts are briefly covered in this course.

    Intended Audience

    This Scaffold User Guidelines online safety course will benefit all workers on a construction site:

    • Construction Workers
    • Construction Foremen
    • Construction Supervisors

    Learning Objectives

    This online safety course will familiarize you with basic scaffold user safety and scaffold hazards. OSHA standards regarding materials and equipment, competent person inspection, and supported and rolling scaffolds are also addressed. There is an emphasis on the correct ways to set up a scaffold with examples of hazards to avoid.

    Course Topics

    • Introduction to Scaffold User Guidelines
    • General Safety on Scaffolds
    • Scaffold Hazards
    • Scaffold Load Capacity
    • Scaffold Access
    • Erection Standards
    • Planking
    • Accident Review
    • Supported Scaffolds
    • Accident Review #2
    • Rolling Scaffolds


    • Scaffold Erection Standards
    • Hazards
    • Planking
    • Scaffold

    Features and Benefits

    ClickSafety’s Scaffold User Guidelines online safety course focuses on the general safety guidelines and hazards of scaffold use. By successfully completing this course, you will know:

    • Scaffold design and use
    • The value of a safe scaffold
    • Common types of supported scaffolds
    • Standards common to most supported scaffolds
    • Scaffold plank selection and inspection standards
    • Fully planked scaffold platforms
    • Who erects scaffolds
    • How are they built
    • Need and method for securing taller scaffolds
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    Call: 800.971.1080