PASMA Towers for Users Course

At our training centre in Hampshire or on-site

Course Overview:

The PASMA Towers For Users Course is aimed at giving FULL competence in assembling, altering, inspecting, moving and dismantling mobile towers. We can instruct up to a maximum of 12 delegates, and is designed to provide training on mobile access towers manufactured in aluminium alloy or fibreglass, approved to BS EN 1004: 2004 and which carry a current British Standard or other equivalent mark of approval. This course consists of a training room lecture, DVD presentation, written assessment, practical training and assessment.

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Suitable for:

Anyone in an organisation who assembles, alters, dismantles, moves, inspects and most importantly USES alloy or fibreglass mobile access towers in the workplace. This not only includes construction sites but all workplaces, such as schools, offices and factories both internally and externally.

Course Objective:

The aim and objective of our PASMA Towers For Users Course is for each person attending the course to be able to safely, correctly and competently identify, assemble, alter, use, move, inspect and dismantle prefabricated Aluminium and Fibre-Glass Mobile Access Towers in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions, current regulations and accepted approved methods, to have an understanding of current relevant legislation and regulations on Mobile Access Towers.

The PASMA Towers For Users Course content Includes:

• Introduction to Mobile Access Towers

• Legal Overview - Health & Safety / Work at Height Regulations 2005

• British & European Standards

• Guidance & Information on Tower Components, Inspection & Maintenance

• Tower Assembly & Dismantle (3T Method & Advanced Guardrail)

• Tower Stability & Tying-in

• Hazards When Using Mobile Access Towers

• Your Responsibilities When Using Mobile Access Towers

• Multiple Choice Question Paper

• Practical Training Sess

• Practical Assessment


One Day @ typically 7 to 8 hours

PPE Required:

Our PASMA courses require that ALL delegates have the correct PPE available to participate in the practical training and assessment. The following items of PPE and Accessories are required.

1. Safety Helmet with Chin Strap

2. Gloves

3. Hi-Vis Vest

4. Safety Footwear


Upon successfully passing both the written and practical assessments, each delegate's details will be entered on to the PASMA central database and a Certificate of Competency and a Photo-ID Card will be issued that is valid for 5 years. All delegates will also receive a copy of the PASMA Course Notes, PASMA Code of Practice and Tower Assembly Instructions.