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Access systems for working in complex areas

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Advanced scaffold inspection training scheme (ASITS)

This standard covers the training requirements for professional Scaffold Inspectors, Scaffolding Supervisors and Management and others who are responsible for statutory scaffold inspection for more complex structures. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding. It is in development and will be published shortly.

Advanced scaffolder

This standard covers the training requirements for a scaffolding operative to be able as a member of a team, to erect, alter and dismantle the scaffolds safely and in their correct sequence. The trained operative will also be suitably qualified to lead operations as a charge hand in a scaffold gang carrying out all types (Basic and Advanced) of scaffolding works. The completion of this course allows an operative to register and qualify for a NVQ/SVQ level three. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Advanced scaffolder system scaffold cantilever drop scaffold

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to be sufficiently trained in erecting and dismantling cantilever scaffolds in the workplace and be eligible to qualify for a NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) level 2. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Advanced scaffolder system scaffold pedestrian, vehicle ramp and staircase

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to interpret complex design drawings and safely and correctly erect and dismantle scaffolds, staircases and ramps in the correct sequence. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Advanced scaffolder system scaffold shoring scaffold 

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to safely and correctly erect and dismantle shoring scaffolds. This training is an additional unit for an operative who is registered for a NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) level 3. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Advanced scaffolder system scaffold slung, hanging scaffold

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to safely and correctly set out, erect and dismantle tubular hanging scaffolds. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Advanced scaffolder system scaffold temporary roof 

This standard covers the theory and practical training requirements for an operative to safely and correctly erect and dismantle temporary roof scaffolds. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Airbag assembly and installation operations

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Anchors for steeplejacks

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Anchors for steeplejacks, installation and use

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Steeplejack and lightning protection. It is in development and will be published shortly

Basic access systems erector (BASE)

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Calculating overturning moments

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Steeplejack and lightning protection. It is in development and will be published shortly

Cantilever towers for users

This standard ensures that the training experienced tower users receive equips them with the skillset for more complex tower builds, taking into account the principles of counterbalance calculations for the use of kentledge in cantilever applications. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

CISRS Basic access systems scaffold

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Combined towers and low-level for users

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to safely assemble, dismantle and relocate low level access units and standard mobile access towers without risk of personal injury to the self or others. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Edge protection manager

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Edge protection systems installation and use

The purpose of this standard is so that a trained operative will be able to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolds safely and in their correct sequence. This standard is the established trade competency for the scaffolding industry and enables scaffolders to lead or partake in the majority of scaffolding operations.

Exothermic welding in construction

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Steeplejack and lightning protection. It is in development and will be published shortly

Knotless safety net repair

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Knotted safety net repair

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Ladder and stepladder inspection

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Ladder and stepladder use

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Ladders and stepladders for instructors

The purpose of this training standard is train instructors to sufficient competency to be able to deliver a complete Ladder Association User and Inspection course.

Ladders and stepladders for managers

The scope of this standard is to ensure that managers are trained to a competent level to assess and determine when it’s appropriate to inspect a ladder or stepladder; record finding and recommend action to be taken if faults are found; and accurately record details of ladders and stepladders.

Large deck towers for users

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to safely assemble, dismantle and relocate access towers without risk of personal injury to the self or others. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Low level access in construction using prefabricated components

This training standard is also known as: PASMA Standard (various courses). is in development and will be published shortly. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Low-level towers for users

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to safely assemble, dismantle and relocate access towers without risk of personal injury to the self or others. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Management of scaffolding for construction contractors

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Management of Work at Height

This standard is in development and will be published shortly

Mast climbing work platform advanced installer

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Mast climbing work platform demonstrator

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Mast climbing work platform installer

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Mast climbing work platform instructor

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Mast climbing work platform mobile operator

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Mast climbing work platform operator

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Mast climbing work platform trainer

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Metal platform decking

This course standard is in development and will be published shortly

MEWP competent assessed person

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

MEWP demonstrator

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

MEWP instructor

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

MEWP loading and unloading

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

MEWP manager

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

MEWP operator

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly This standard includes previous standards: IPAF operator introduction, mobile elevated work platforms (MEWPS), the placing of net systems using MEWPS (mobile elevated work platforms)

MEWP operator PAL + 

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly. This standard includes previous standard: IPAF operator advanced.

MEWP pre-delivery inspection

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Powered access equipment. It is in development and will be published shortly

Operative Training Scheme (COTS)

This standard covers the training requirements for a new entrant into scaffolding to learn how to safely and correctly erect and dismantle both tube and fittings and system scaffold. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

PASMA linked towers for users

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to safely assemble, dismantle and relocate access towers without risk of personal injury to the self or others.

Perimeter climbing access protection screens awareness

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Perimeter climbing access protection screens foreman

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Perimeter climbing access protection screens operator

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Personal fall protection equipment inspection

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Personal fall protection for users

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Personal fall protection system installation

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Platform decking for managers

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Push around Vehicle (PAV)

This standard is in development and will be published shortly

Rescue from height in construction

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Steeplejack and lightning protection. It is in development and will be published shortly

Rope access systems for construction

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Steeplejack and lightning protection. It is in development and will be published shortly

Rope access technician level 1

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Rope access. It is in development and will be published shortly

Rope access technician level 2

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Rope access. It is in development and will be published shortly

Rope access technician level 3

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Rope access. It is in development and will be published shortly

Safe earth testing in construction

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Steeplejack and lightning protection. It is in development and will be published shortly

Safe earth testing in construction renewal

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Steeplejack and lightning protection. It is in development and will be published shortly

Safety net rigger installation in construction

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Safety nets for managers in construction

This standard includes the previous standard Temporary net works supervisor. This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Scaffolder/Advanced Scaffolder Refresher 

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to maintain and refresh their skills and knowledge to correctly and safely erect and dismantle different types of scaffold. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding Awareness

This standard covers the foundation knowledge needed for an entrant into scaffolding. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding inspection training scheme (BSITS)

This standard covers the training requirements for individuals who are responsible for carrying out statutory scaffold inspections on basic scaffolding structures in accordance with the Work at Height Regulations 2005. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding part 1: System scaffolder

This training standard covers the structured training requirements for an operative to safely and correctly erect and dismantle system scaffold products in accordance to manufacturers instructions. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding part 1: Tube and fitting

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative, as a member of a team, to erect, alter and dismantle tube and fitting scaffold structures safely and in their correct sequence. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding part 2: System scaffolder

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to be able, as a member of a team, to correctly interpret scaffold drawings. The operative should also be able to erect, alter and dismantle the system scaffolds safely and in their correct sequence according to manufacturers' instructions. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding part 2: Tube and fitting

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to be able to interpret scaffold drawings. The operative should also be able, as a member of a team, to erect, alter and dismantle the scaffolds safely and in their correct sequence. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding supervisor and management course

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Scaffolding Supervisor/Manager Refresher

This standard covers the training requirements for a scaffolding supervisor or manager to maintain and refresh their skills and knowledge in the different types of scaffolds. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Soft landing system installation

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Soft landing systems for managers

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Specialist safety net rigger in construction

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Specialist safety net rigger manager in construction

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Stair tower and edge protection for managers

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Stair tower installation

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Suspended access equipment cradle inspection and test

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Rope access. It is in development and will be published shortly

Suspended access equipment cradle installation

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Rope access. It is in development and will be published shortly

Suspended access equipment cradle user

This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Rope access. It is in development and will be published shortly

System Scaffolding Product Inspection

This standard covers the training requirements for an operative to be able to safely and correctly inspect system scaffolds in accordance to manufacturers' instructions. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Systems Scaffolding Product Training Scheme (SSPTS)

This standard covers the skills and knowledge for the safe use of the system scaffold product, in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Tensioned access platforms for managers

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.

Towers for instructors

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to safely assemble, dismantle and relocate access towers without risk of personal injury to the self or others. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Towers for managers

This standard ensures that managers who responsible for overseeing the work of operatives on site. It is designed to ensure that when working at height using mobile access towers work is properly planned and organised and that those involved on site are competent and properly trained. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Towers for professional riggers

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to create complex and unusual builds without risk of personal injury to the self or others. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Towers for users

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to safely assemble, dismantle and relocate access towers without risk of personal injury to the self or others. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding. It incorporates the standard Mobile access towers.

Towers on stairways for users

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to build stepped towers and hazards specific to using them on a stair in keeping with current legislation, regulations and guidance for towers in general. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Towers with bridges for users

This standard ensures that operatives are trained in how to safely assemble, dismantle and relocate access towers without risk of personal injury to the self or others. This training standard was previously held under the occupational area Scaffolding.

Ultrasonic Testing - Plate Tester

This standard is in development and will be published shortly

Working at height awareness in construction

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly

Working at height for lightning conductor engineers

This training standard is in development and will be published shortly.