Scaffolding engineer / Stb A
|Level:||level 2, basic training|
|Certificaat:||Certificate of professional competence according to ISO 17024volgens ISO 17024|
|Length:||4 days (3 days + 1 exam day)|
|Price:||€1.225,00 excl. VAT|
Training in brief
Scaffolding engineers brush up their existing knowledge and abilities in this hands-on training and continue becoming more proficient in secure work at a height.
Small causes, great consequences
A railing that is not securely fastened. Taking off the safety helmet for a moment because of the heat. A split second without paying attention… an accident on or around scaffolds can happen anytime. Did you know that every year hundreds of serious accidents happen in the immediate working environment of the scaffolder, of which 10 to 30 are fatal? As a responsible employer or client, you want to prevent accidents no matter the cost. Especially since you may receive a considerable fine when it cannot be proven whether your employees have the appropriate skills.
Goal of the training
The training Scaffolding Engineer / Stb A further capacitate employees in their trait in the scaffolding industry. The training is very suitable to engineers who want to freshen up their knowledge and abilities and want to continue developing themselves regarding secure work at a height. The achieved (business) certificate of professional competence is your proof of an employee who meets the requirements according to the Scaffolding directive.
Awarded with an official certification of professional competence
The training is completed with an official exam of personal certification: the Certification of Professional Competence according to ISO 17024. The exam is taken by IQC, an independent examination agency under supervision of Det Norske Veritas Certification B.V.
Candidates have at least one year of scaffolding experience or owns the certificate of ‘Assistant Engineer Scaffolding / Future Stb’.
Level measurement test basic level
Only candidates with a minimum of basic knowledge and skills are allowed to successfully complete the training. The basic level is measured in advance through a self-developed independent level measurement, in cooperation with Eureka Exams.
Candidates under the basic level will get one or more days of extra lessons before they start the regular training. On the other hand, trainees can (in theory) start directly with the exam if they have the necessary basic knowledge and skills. We discuss the outcome of the measurement and the possibilities extensively with you and the candidate.
Costs of basic measurement intake level (online training + advice): €140,- excl. VAT.
Costs of complete level measurement (online training + expanded educational advice): €220,- excl. VAT.
Content of training
During the training, the following components will be dealt with:
Inspecting scaffolding material according to existing criteria and standards;
studying and applying, under supervision, the basic rules and directives of assembling, adapting and disassembling of scaffolding;
studying and applying, under supervision, of legal conditions (with the exception of the conditions of complex scaffolding);
studying and applying, under supervision, of basic rules concerning strength, rigor and stability of scaffolding;
creating a state of material according to plain drawings/sketches;
restoring an insecure scaffold in use back to a safe state;
- assembling, adapting and disassembling of supervised scaffolds, including extensions and overpassings.
Length of training and exam
4 days (3 days + 1 exam day). Candidates receive both theoretical and practical class.
The training is held at one of the STE-training locations in Barendrecht, Mierlo, Terneuzen or Groningen. If desired, we will provide the training at your location.
€ 1.225,- excl. VAT.
Graduated trainees who meet the proper requirements of work experience may, if desired, move on to the advanced training: