Scaffold Tower Erection Training is the most extensively recognised form of mobile access tower training in the UK.
The work at height regulations 2005 require that anyone using mobile access towers must be competent, or under the supervision of a competent person.
A competent person must be able to demonstrate that they have the sufficient training, knowledge and experience in order to carry out their duties responsibly. They must also be able to understand any potential hazards or technical defects related to the work / equipment. The course is designed to train delegates in the safe assembly, use and dismantle of mobile access towers.
• An introduction to Mobile Access Towers
• Regulations and Standards
• Components and Hazards
• Tower Assembly
• Stability and Safe Use of Access Towers
• Moving and Repositioning Towers
• Inspection of Towers
• Tower Care and Maintenance
• Dismantling Towers
On successful completion of the course delegates will receive an operators certificate and identification card valid for 5 years.
CITB Grant Available
An attendance grant of £50 per day for each candidate on the course may be available to CITB Levy contributors. Click here for further information.