Safety Resources Company of Ohio

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Safety Training in Canton, Ohio. Safety Resources Company of Ohio offers a variety of training including OSHA 10 and 30 hour Construction or General Industry, PEC Safeland/Safegulf, Lockout/Tagout (LOTO), First Aid/CPR/AED, Trenching/Excavating Competent Person, Scaffold Competent Person, Hazcom and Hazwoper, and many more.

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Scaffold Competent Person Training

  • Safety Resources Company of Ohio, Inc. 4650 Southway Street Southwest Canton, OH, 44706 United States (map)

OSHA requires that scaffolds and scaffold components be inspected for visible defects by a competent person before each shift and after any occurrence which could affect the scaffold's structural integrity.  OSHA also requires that scaffolds be erected, moved, altered, and dismantled only under the direction and supervision of a competent person.

A competent person by definition is one who is capable of identifying existing and predictable hazards in the surroundings or working conditions which are unsanitary, hazardous, or dangerous to employees and who has authorization to take prompt corrective measures to eliminate them.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • General overview of scaffolding
    • Regulations & standards
    • Erection & dismantling
    • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
    • Proper procedures
    • Fall protection
    • Materials handling
    • Access
    • Working platforms
    • Foundations
    • Guys, ties, and braces
  • Tubular welding frame scaffolds
  • Tube & clamp scaffolds
  • Rolling tower scaffold erection
  • System scaffolds
  • Scaffold inspections
  • Electrical hazards
Earlier Event: March 29
Confined Space in Construction
Later Event: April 10
PEC SafeLand/SafeGulf Training