STIScaffold Training Institute

Scaffold Competent Person / Scaffold Erector

The Scaffold Training Institute is a worldwide leader in providing scaffold training programs. Scaffold Training Institute programs have been used to train thousands of workers around the world since 1991.

Module 1

Is basic Competent Person training including overview of the 25 types of scaffolds in the OSHA regulations, and coverage of the OSHA requirements. It also covers recommended assembly procedures. It is primarily classroom with walk by discussion of actual scaffold displays. The course agenda follows the manual including step by step assembly instructions and inspection checklists. This first module is excellent for competent inspectors. It is the prerequisite for all other modules.

Module 2

Consists of practical hands-on erection and dismantling of several types of frame, tube & coupler, and "system scaffolds".

Module 3

Covers scaffold design & loading, including how to determine what size scaffold is needed, how to do scaffold drawings, how to calculate the scaffold material required, and how to calculate the weights on the scaffold planks, bearers, couplers, and posts (leg load). It also covers typical manufacturer's allowable loading.

For the scaffold competent persons the 3 modules are required to be attended and 70% pass degree is required. For the erectors category modules 1 and 2 are required to be attended and 70% of the exam mark must be achieved.

Important notice

In our course we are covering the national and international requirements for the scaffolding safety such as DM, EHS, JAFZA, TECOM, CITB & OSHA requirements.

Call Us

Dubai: +971-4-2513123
Abu Dhabi: +971-2-5534337

Email Address

Office Location

Al-Qusais, Dubai-UAE, P.O.Box 6067.
Abu Dhabi,UAE, P.O.Box 36953