The Associated General Contractors Of Tennessee

Event Calendar

Friday, December 2, 2022

Middle TN | Scaffolding Training

Start Date: 12/2/2022 7:30 AM CST
End Date: 12/2/2022 11:30 AM CST

Venue Name: AGC Middle Tennessee Office

Location:
2924 Foster Creighton Drive
Nashville, TN  United States  37204

Event Website: https://conta.cc/3rxdMNq

Organization Name: Associated General Contractors of Middle TN

Contact:
Thomas Reed
Email: tjreed@tnagc.org
Phone: (615) 400-5208


Scaffolding Training for users and onsite personnel required to inspected
This course is designed for individuals who will oversee Scaffolding onsite need information on the hazards, control methods and standards that relate to this equipment. Primary emphasis will be placed on tubular welded frame scaffolds, but other scaffolding systems will also be addressed including: tube and clamp systems, and mobile scaffolds. Attendees will learn the OSHA requirements for scaffolds including those related to becoming a competent person. Topics include: scaffold loads, inspection requirements, hazards of scaffold work, fall protection requirements, terminology and duties of the competent person.

  • Basic Concept of Scaffold Safety
  • Hazards of Scaffolds
  • Definitions that Apply to Scaffolds
  • Fatalities and Scaffold Injuries
  • How to Eliminate Falls: Access/Egress, Struck By, Electrical Hazards & Electrocution, Scaffold Collapse and Platform Failure
  • Rules for Scaffold Use
  • Scaffold Erection Outline
  • Duties of Competent Person