There are many risks associated with erecting and stabilizing a scaffold, and this requires advanced technical knowledge and flawless work management. Through this online training, the worker will be informed about the safe work practices associated with the use of scaffolding.

Target Audience

Any worker who is likely to work on scaffolding.


  • Identify the main types of supported scaffolds
  • List the risks associated with working on or near scaffolding
  • List the main causes of scaffold injuries
  • List scaffold training requirements
  • List important safety regulations
  • Identify and describe safe principles of supported scaffold assembly
  • Describe safe work practices on supported scaffolds
  • Describe fall prevention and protection for working on scaffolds

Course Content

  • Types of scaffolding
  • Risks related to height and causes of injury
  • Electrical shock
  • Weather conditions
  • Falling objects
  • Positioning
  • Design and assembly
  • Components
  • Labeling
  • Access
  • Fall protection
  • Inspection

Pedagogical Approach

Training based on high-quality, realistic 3D simulations allows learners to clearly visualize risk situations and applicable solutions. Many interactions are included throughout the course to ensure the learners’ participation and understanding.


Exam requiring a mark of 85% to pass


45 minutes

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