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Scaffold Competent Person Training

Basic Information


A competent person is a necessity on every job site and is some one who has sufficient experience and/or knowledge to recognize scaffold hazards, correct unsafe conditions, and who has the ability to shut down the worksite until any hazards are corrected. The competent person should be the most knowledgeable person, in this case about scaffold safety, on site. Class duration 4 Hours.

Who should take this course?

Anyone who will be working on a scaffold, erecting, dismantling and/or inspecting the scaffold. 

Course Topics:

  • Competent Person Responsibilities

  • Hazard Recognition/Control

  • Definitions

  • Scaffold Types

  • Scaffold Requirements

  • Safe Practice Usage

  • Fall Protection

  • Training

  • Inspections

  • Emergency Response/Rescue

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