Safety Alliance

Suspended Scaffold User



This Suspended Scaffold User course is designed to provide the training required under OSHA regulations 29 CFR “Subpart L” 1926.451(d). This course will help identify the dangers of working with suspended scaffolds and how these risks can be minimized by knowing the correct ways to maintain, inspect and use suspended equipment.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the Suspended Scaffold User course, the student should be able to:

  • Specific regulations and standards
  • Components
  • General safety
  • Parts inspection
  • Safe Work Practices
  • Access and Egress
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Fall protection
  • Inspections and Duties of a Competent Person
  • Outriggers, Anchors and Supports
  • Ropes, Hoists and Safety Lines
  • Rescue

Additional Information

Course Length: 4 hrs

Course Required By: OSHA, ANSI

Written Exam: Written and hands-on competency will be evaluated at the end of each course. Incorrectly answered questions will be reviewed with student to ensure understanding before completion of course. Student shall be required to demonstrate proper lifting techniques.

Retraining: Student should consider an annual refresher, or may be required by company