Scaffold Tower Training Course

Scaffold Towers for Users Training Course (Accredited)

Who is this course Aimed at?

The main aim of the Nationally Recognised Accredited Scaffold Training course is to ensure staff and operatives are trained to a high level of competence in the assembly, dismantling, alteration, moving & inspecting of mobile access towers. The Photocard ID is approved by the UK Contractors Group and is accepted on sites throughout the UK.

What will I gain from taking this course?

Operatives will have the knowledge of how to safely assemble, relocate, and alter a mobile access tower without risk of personal injury to the delegate or others

  • Introduction and Housekeeping
  • Health & Safety at Work act
  • Work at Height Regulations
  • Accident Awareness & Prevention
  • Inspecting Tower Components
  • Understanding the instruction manual
  • Advanced Guardrail and 3T method
  • Safe Use of Mobile Access Towers when assembling the tower, during use of the tower, moving the tower & dismantling a tower.
  • Stability and ground conditions
  • Hazards, risks and overhead obstacles
  • Inspection and Labels
  • Theory Test (multiple choice)
  • Practical Session
  • Practical Assessment


What tests will I undertake?

Instruction both in theory and practical sessions with assessments.

What will I need to bring on this course?

Protective footwear, suitable head protection, suitable clothing and gloves for the practical session.

Do I need any previous experience?

No formal qualifications or experience necessary, but it would be beneficial if delegates had a basic understanding of work at height issues. All delegates must be physically fit to carry out the practical session.

Will I receive a certificate?

A photocard will be issued to successful candidates who complete the theory and practical sessions. These are valid for 5 years. All delegates will receive course content & notes booklet and a current Code of Practice booklet will be issued to all delegates who attend the course.

(From 1st January 2022, delegates will no longer receive a printed certificate).

How long does the course last?

1 Day – Approx. 8 hours

How many delegates can be trained in 1 session?

Maximum of 12 delegates

Where can Browns Ladders carry out the Training?

We can carry out this training on your location providing you have the correct equipment available on site.

We can also provide training at any of our approved training centre in:

  • Blackburn
  • Brighouse
  • Chorley
  • Oldham
  • Trafford Park
  • West Midlands
  • Wigan
  • Wirral

We guarantee your operatives will receive the highest level of training in the use of Mobile Scaffold Towers.

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