Please Note:
This course is being conducted at the HAMMER Federal Training Center, and registration is restricted to Hanford workforce employees, for example employees or subcontractors of WRPS, MSA, CHPRC, DOE, and BPA. If you have questions about your eligibility to register, please call or email us. Contact information is located at the lower right on this page.

This course covers the requirements for safe construction and use of scaffolding using OSHA’s construction scaffold standards as a guide. Course topics include hazards associated with scaffold design, assembly, disassembly and use, types of scaffolds, determining scaffold capacity, employee qualifications and training and maintenance, repair and inspection requirements. Students will participate in workshops to reinforce concepts of safe scaffolding. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify the types of scaffolds and their components, determine safe assembly, use, and disassembly and recognize common violations of OSHA standards.

SCHEDULE:
8:30 am to 4:30 pm | MONDAY-WEDNESDAT

WHAT TO BRING:
This class includes several hands-on workshops. Students attending the course will need to bring:

  • Gloves
  • Hardhat
  • Safety shoes
  • Safety glasses

LOCATION:
HAMMER Federal Training Center
2890 Horn Rapids Rd
Richland, WA 9935