Scaffolding, Rigging & Lifting: Safe Handling, Operation & Supervision PetroTech
Price: EGP 44,549

Course details

This conference is designed for those individuals who are required to do Scaffolding, Rigging & Lifting, or supervise those doing Scaffolding, Rigging & Lifting of varying types in the process of their duties.

Scaffolding of different types

  • Tube & fitting
  • Mobile scaffolding
  • System scaffolding

Rigging & Lifting.

  • Selection & inspection of lifting tackle
  • How to connect to the load
  • How to move the load safely


Participants attending the conference will have an understanding of:

  • Legal requirements
  • Scaffold fittings & lifting tackle identification & use
  • Scaffolding, rigging & lifting terminology
  • Inspection of scaffolding & lifting tackle
  • Recording of inspections
  • Scafftag system and its use
  • Reasons for collapses of scaffolding
  • Basic safety requirements

Conference Methodology

The training course will combine classroom presentations i.e. OHP & Powerpoint, with practical assessments, supported by video / DVD material. Delegates will be expected to participate actively in relating the principles of erecting & inspecting scaffolding to the particular needs of their industry and they will have to evidence their understanding of the knowledge gained by answering a post conference  questionnaire.

Organisational Impact

  • Improvement in safety statistics as staff use tried and tested methods in use around the world
  • Improvement in efficiency as staff use tried and tested methods in scaffolding
  • Reduction in risk and liability arising from accidents and incidents relating to scaffolding
  • Improved organization as staff use new safe systems of work, inspection & reporting procedures, which can be monitored and reviewed as necessary

Personal Impact

Staff who successfully complete this course will gain in confidence, from the experience gained on the course, as they realise these are methods and safe systems of work used around the world in similar working environments. They will also gain in confidence with the knowledge they are competent, qualified and certificated to carry out or supervise the tasks they are required to do in scaffolding operations


Introduction to course

  • Legal requirements.
  • Scaffold fittings identification & use
  • Lifting tackle identification & use
  • Scaffolding terminology
  • Rigging & lifting terminology
  • Inspection of scaffolding
  • Inspection of lifting equipment

Different types of scaffolding in use

  • Review of day 1
  • Types of scaffolding
  • Tube & fitting
  • Video presentation
  • Kwikstage
  • Video presentation
  • Cuplok
  • Frames

Inspection of scaffolding

  • Review of day 2
  • Mobile scaffolding
  • The working platform
  • The structure
  • Video presentation
  • Recording of inspections of scaffolding
  • Scafftag system and its use
  • Video presentation

Working safely on scaffolding

  • Review of day 3
  • Reasons for collapses of scaffolding
  • The wearing of harnesses to erect scaffolding
  • SG4:05 and changes to it
  • Video presentation
  • Inspection of harnesses
  • Video presentation
  • Selecting & inspecting the correct lifting tackle

Rigging & lifting

  • Review of day 4
  • Attaching the load to the lifting appliance correctly
  • Estimating the weight of the load to be lifted
  • Video presentation
  • Correct signs & signals to direct crane operations
  • Correct procedure for lifting, moving & lowering loads safely
  • Video presentation
  • Questionnaire
  • Any questions and close

Course Location

About PetroTech


The adage that “knowledge” is power holds very true in this industry. In order to maximize results we are constantly updating and upgrading ourselves. This commitment to ongoing skills development is one of the reasons we are success, the belief that there is a “better way to do things” is what motivates us each and every day. By aligning with us you are going to benefit from our years of expertise in real world scenarios. Classroom learning is great but there is no substitute to real world experience which is what we are bringing to the table.


Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said “price is what you pay but quality is what you get” and that expression is very true. With use we understand that your time is very valuable and you only want the best and most current industry related knowledge which is what we bring to the table.  Instead of giving you massive amounts of inaccurate or outdated information you get precisely what you want, the most current knowledge so you can make truly informed decisions that will directly impact productivity and your bottom line. When results are what you are looking for then the choice is clear, we are your partners in success.


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We understand you may have unique need so we provide a tailored made (bespoke for our U.K. friends) approach that will address your questions in the most conducive manner possible.  Respect to us means putting your interests, your needs at the forefront of our mind. You will see how genuine we are and that you not just “some customer” you are our partner in success just as much as we are your partner in success. We firmly believe in the “golden rule”, treat others with graciousness, courtesy and respect.  Come experience the difference that quality and respect makes and you will truly be amazed.

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