Cal Scaffold Use

Intended Audience

  • Construction Foremen in California
  • Construction Supervisors in California
  • Construction Workers in California

Why Take This Course

This course discusses accident prevention while using a scaffold. Upon successful completion, you will:

  • Be aware of Cal/OSHA permit requirements for scaffolds
  • Know basic principles involved in scaffold erection, disassembly, inspection, safe access and qualified person requirements
  • Know where to get more detailed requirements, including Title 8 CCR 1635.1-1667 and other appropriate local standards and safety orders
  • Know you should get hands-on and site-specific training as required

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Scaffold Use in California
  • Qualified Person Erecting Scaffolds
  • Scaffold Structure
  • Safety Considerations
  • Safety Training
  • Summing Up Scaffolds