Idaho Falls, ID

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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.


March 26–28, 2024
8:00 am to 4:30 pm | Tuesday–Thursday

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
Idaho Falls Campus
1776 Science Center Dr
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
United States

Directions & info

Directions to the ISU Idaho Falls Campus

From I-15 take Exit 119 onto US-20 and go east
From US-20 take the exit to Fremont Ave and go north
Once on Fremont Ave turn west onto Science Center Dr
Arrive at the ISU Idaho Falls Campus Buildings

Map of Directions to the ISU Idaho Falls Campus

Other dates and locations

OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding

to Portland, OR