Pocatello, ID

Course credits: 2.2
Course contact hours: 22
Seats available: 17
Instructor(s): Edward Woodford

Class description

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.


May 1–3, 2023
8:00 am to 4:30 pm | Monday–Wednesday

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

  • Gloves
  • Hardhat
  • Safety shoes
  • Safety glasses

Course location

Idaho State University
Pocatello, ID 83201
United States

Other dates and locations

OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding

to Portland, OR