Safe Work with the Platform
|Length:||5 hours on average, including examination|
Training in brief
This training teaches your employees to work safely with platforms.
Demonstrably safe work at height
Safe work at height demands a thorough selection of the right working equipment. Wrong choices may have serious consequences. As employer, you are legally required to deploy the right working equipment for the activities in your organisation and make specially trained employees responsible for the selection hereof. Also, you must be able to prove that these employees are verified in their expertise. When it cannot be demonstrated that your employees possess the proper knowledge and skills, you will risk a substantial fine.
Goal of the training
The training ‘Safe work with the platform’ teaches your employees to correctly handle platforms, based on theory lessons and practical exercises. Afterwards, candidates can apply the material safely and effectively. The achieved certificate is your proof of an employee who meets the requirements according to the Scaffolding directive.
Exam for STE-certificate
The training is completed with an exam. Graduated candidates receive a STE-certificate.
At least one year of experience with working with a platform.
This training consists of theory lessons and practical exercises.
dangers and risks of working with a platform;
preventive measures regarding construction, signaling, branding, maintenance, setting up and using the platform.
practicing in using the platform, including the emergency controls.
Duration of training and exam
Theory: 3 hours, practice: 2 hours per 4 persons (including examination). Every extra person: 0.5 hour extra.
The training is preferably held at your location, so that the practices are conducted with your own platform, or on a location in Rotterdam, rented by us. When the examination is held according to SSVV-requirements, an intake exam is taken in advance.
This training is only provided at request.
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