Scaffold Inspection Training

Who is this course aimed at?

Anyone who as part of the job role is required to inspect basic Tube and fitting scaffold structures as detailed in TG20:13 and in accordance with the work at height regulations. It is also aimed at those wishing to obtain an in depth of knowledge in basic scaffold structures and safe management of scaffolding operations.


  • Current Standards BSEN 12811 
  • Health & Safety
  • Management of scaffold operations 
  • Hands on scaffolding components
  • Erecting and bracing of Scaffolds 
  • NASC TG20:13 Review
  • TG20:13 compliance sheet comprehension
  • TG20:13 compliant scaffold structures
  • Access points and selection of access equipment for scaffolds
  • Securing and tying of scaffolds
  • Fall prevention SG4, arrest and rescue requirements
  • Practical inspection of TG20:13 structures

Aims and Objectives of the course:

Attendees will gain:
  • An understanding of the current legislation
  • An understanding of the current standards to be applied for basic scaffolds TG20:13 Compliant
  • An understanding of employer and employee responsibilities relating to scaffolding
  • Inspection procedures, reports and record keeping requirements
  • Avoiding risks and reducing injuries


Lecture, hands on components, theory and practical assessment followed by report writing.


3 Days


A 3 year certificate of training to inspect Scaffold Structures as prescribed in NASC TG20:13

Delegate Experience and Renewals: 

  • A working knowledge of scaffolding would be an advantage but is not essential.
  • All delegates MUST be physically fit and able to carry out any practical inspection. 
  • We can provide a 2 day course to renew this certificate of training. 

PPE Required: 

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

Group Maximum:



Please get in touch for pricing and availability


Jeremy Roberts or Louise Robson in the Commercial Department on 01706 631417.