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    If you have the time and staff available the best...

    If you have the time and staff available the best way is clean the fitting with a wire brush and brush on a heavy duty grease onto the threads such as high melting pint axle grease or use petroleum...
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    Provided the ladder was not supplied with the...

    Provided the ladder was not supplied with the scaffold and was introduced by a 3rd party you can not be held responsible for the actions of someone else prior to handing over a scaffold.
    However...
  3. I found this in relation to all of the articles...

    I found this in relation to all of the articles about the pre NVQ renewal comments.......
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    Sydney scaffold collapse

    This is the cost of unsafe actions....https://www.news.com.au/national/nsw-act/news/two-workers-trapped-in-major-scaffolding-emergency-in-sydneys-north/news-story/96ff01fa848ea5c029bfe61450721307
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    If you don't know the answers to any questions...

    If you don't know the answers to any questions from a course that you have attended then your either admitting you did not listen during the course or they did not cover these items in detail for you...
  6. Are training levels and London scaffold collapes linked????

    The recent scaffold collapses in London show there is either a massive problem in the quality of workmanship in our industry or all the information provided in relation to tying in scaffolds is...
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    I grew up in a world where you had to work for a...

    I grew up in a world where you had to work for a living and I never expected anything to be given to me for free......If you think refusing to do a bit of laboring is worth losing your job...
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    I'm sick of listening to people whine and cry...

    I'm sick of listening to people whine and cry about how hard done by they are......I have been in this game for 30+ years. When I started you did as you where told or the old school lads would make...
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    PM me I can send you a copy over

    PM me I can send you a copy over
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    You only need to complete a CPD in order to...

    You only need to complete a CPD in order to renewing your current level scaffold card (Blue ticket). When you attend/complete the Advanced course tell your tutor you need to apply for an extension to...
  11. Ever thought of becoming a scaffold instructor

    West Anglia Training Association

    Based in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. Are looking for a trainee scaffolding instructor to join their team.
    This position would suit someone looking to hang up...
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    Scaffolding Instructor required

    West Anglia Training Association

    Based in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. Are looking for a trainee scaffolding instructor to join their team.
    This position would suit someone looking to hang up...
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    Hitting tubes with a hammer technic.....This...

    Hitting tubes with a hammer technic.....This Sounds like the plink plunk test on wooden boards I have heard stories about...a Canadian safety officer demonstrated this in Abu Dhabi saying if you hit...
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    Sorry Bobby...As far as I am aware at this time...

    Sorry Bobby...As far as I am aware at this time there is no advanced system course that is offered and CISRS do not issue and advanced card for system only scaffolders as there is no system only...
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    Don't worry...There are lots and lots of Indians,...

    Don't worry...There are lots and lots of Indians, and alike from the GCC countries with the new CISRS international scaffolder ticket that will take that offer......That is about x 4 what they earn...
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    Good idea ....you forgot to mention how we can...

    Good idea ....you forgot to mention how we can all go back to the days where the lads on site had a whip round for the wife and kids if a worker had an accident on site because the firm doesn't need...
  17. Thread: Rope access

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    Rope access

    Hello guys I need some assistance as I am being asked by our contractors to allow the use of rope access scaffolders onto our project.
    My question is how much training / experience is required in...
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    Its only a short flight from here in Dubai, and I...

    Its only a short flight from here in Dubai, and I have been to Oman several times by air to Muscat and by road via Hatta boarder crossing...never had any trouble using either. I have found it to be a...
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    Ask them to get you the chairs and see what they...

    Ask them to get you the chairs and see what they come back with,,,,
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    The over hang should be at least 150mm past the...

    The over hang should be at least 150mm past the top and bottom purlins and at least two ridges overlap under the waffles on the sides. Then just do what poofter said and comply with the drawing....if...
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    Thanks Bobby, but to be fair Swifty is right as...

    Thanks Bobby, but to be fair
    Swifty is right as it is only scaffolding and not rocket science, However I think there should be a real assessment at the start of the part 2 on the ability of each...
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    https://www.nasc.org.uk/shop/publications-and-guid...

    https://www.nasc.org.uk/shop/publications-and-guidance/health-and-safety-guidance/public/manual-handling-in-the-scaffolding-industry---publ
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    To be honest I can not see how anyone can be...

    To be honest I can not see how anyone can be asked to take an assessment on a part 1 that is pass / fail
    I know that there is a minimum of 6 months employment as a scaffolders laborer, before being...
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    IMK....The current CAP609 booklet from NASC that...

    IMK....The current CAP609 booklet from NASC that covers the scope of the course content within the CISRS scaffolding operative scheme states the following,
    Candidates who fail to demonstrate the...
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    Hi Instructor... Its all well and good having an...

    Hi Instructor...
    Its all well and good having an assessment in the second week of a part one, saying the candidate has to erect a one lift tower as a pass or fail assessment, but when errors are...
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