Scaffolding Inspector (STI – Scaffolding Training Institute, Texas)
A competent Scaffolding Inspector is who is capable of identifying existing and predictable hazards in the surroundings or working conditions which are unsanitary, hazardous, or dangerous to employees, and is authorized to take prompt corrective measures to remove them.
We are in association with Scaffold Training Institute, Texas, USA, has a 5-Day “Competent Scaffolding Person” training program that is aimed at workmen involved directly in the building or dismantling the scaffolding and users, safety officers who inspect the scaffolding on a day to- day basis for its working safety.
The 5-Day training program is conducted to award the title of a Scaffolding Inspector and the training can be held at the client’s site in case of minimum of 10 participants.
It is primarily a classroom course. The Competent Scaffolding Inspector Personnel” training for the title of Scaffolding Inspector is given as per OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart L standard guidelines and the certificate would be issued by the Scaffold Training Institute, USA.
Upon successful completion of course, a person shall be trained & certified to:
- Estimate, Design & Load the scaffolding
- Hands-on experience with building or dismantling the scaffolding
- Select & quantify material requirement for the project
- Inspect and certify the scaffold system &
- OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart L regulations
Duration of the course for the Scaffolding Inspector shall be of 3-4 working days, in addition to extra days for basic & intermediate consisting of practice practical & examinations.
Scaffolding forms a major HSE threat to personnel involved in any project. Majority of accidents onsite occur due to faulty or insufficient scaffolding.
Hence, proper and sufficient training as conducted by Alagi Educational Academy is quite essential for every person engaged in the scaffolding job or safety of scaffolding and should be awarded by the title of the Scaffolding Inspector.