OSX 946 - OSHA 3085 Principles of Scaffolding

2021 Dates Times Meetings Meeting Type Location Reg. Deadline Fee
March 18, 19, 20 8:30am–5:00pm 3 Weekday/Weekend Online March 14 $700
December 4, 5, 11 8:30am–5:00pm 3 Weekend Online November 30 $700
* Schedule(s) subject to change; contact our OSHA Assistant for scheduling questions | Updated 05/13/2021

Course Description

OSX 946 - Scaffold SafetyThis course covers the requirements for safe construction and use of scaffolding using OSHA’s construction scaffold standards as a guide. Course topics include hazards associated with scaffold design, assembly, disassembly and use, types of scaffolds, determining scaffold capacity, employee qualifications and training and maintenance, repair and inspection requirements. Students will participate in workshops to reinforce concepts of safe scaffolding.

Who Should Attend

Individuals responsible for overseeing safety in industries such as: Construction, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Maritime and General Industry.

Learning Outcomes

Upon the successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  1. Identify the various types of scaffolding, including supported, suspended and aerial lifts
  2. Recognize scaffold components and use
  3. Determine safe assembly, use and disassembly
  4. Employ basic load analysis and field charts
  5. Describe common OSHA violations

CEUs: 2.2
Prerequisites: None
Course Length: 3 days

Recommended Materials: Pen, pencil, highlighter and writing pad.


Equipment Requirements

  • Computer
  • Webcam and Microphone
  • High-speed Internet access

Videoconferencing Resources

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