Simian Guide to Scaffold Components

About the module

This Module is in place for candidates to understand tubes, fittings and boards.

It will cover good areas, bad areas of equipment along with safe working loads.

The Module will cover all good practice based around EN39, EN74, EN 12811 and BS2482.

Also available are USA (OSHA) and Australian standards (ASNZ). Other countries and companies may have standards that go further than what we state latter in this powerpoint.

At the end of this modules candidates will understand good components, bad components and how to deal with them.

This module consists of 7 sections

  • Introduction
  • Scaffolding Tubes
  • Fittings
  • Base Plate
  • Sole Board
  • Damaged Fittings
  • Boards
Module summary
Cost: 1 credit Certificate: Certificate Exam length: 60 minutes Study method: Online
The modules will consist of presentations slides, some will have videos and animations as well. All modules will have a test paper. Mock exams will consist of 10 questions from the question banks and some questions may not be from the module you have taken. Exams will have 20 questions based on the subject of the presentation, you will have 2 attempts and we require an 80% pass.
Certification will be valid for five years. You will be required to upload a photo to be placed on your certificate. This module is theory and we recommend you undertake practical scaffold training as well.
Following the modules in the elearning package will give you further education in scaffolding and work at height and improve your knowledge of worldwide best practice. Please log on for further modules in the future. We will also email you when extra modules are added.