FASET Platform Decking Managers Course

The FASET Platform Decking Managers Course is for site managers. Understanding the limitations of individual systems is key to managing the decking systems on-site. Consequently, it will enable site managers to inspect platform decking systems and manage their use on-site.

FASET Platform Decking Managers Course

Course contents

  • FASET and qualification route
  • Standards
  • Legislation
  • Platform decking systems available
  • Manufacturer’s Instruction Manual (MIM)
  • How a system works
  • Parts of a platform decking system
  • Positioning limits and loadings
  • What’s wrong?
  • Inspection routine
  • Care and storage
  • Examination and quarantine
  • Test to confirm understanding and learning
  • System Specific MIM to take away 

Who should attend?

The course is designed for site/project managers and supervisors, health and safety professionals, principal designers, temporary works coordinators, supervisors and designers, and anybody else who requires a working knowledge of platform decking systems.

What will I learn?

The course takes place in a classroom environment. Candidates are taken through a slide show presentation that includes technical information. Also covered is legislation, standards and the theory behind the installation process. As a result, you will be able to plan for and manage platform decking systems and inspect a system working to the manufacturers’ instruction manual. Consequently, you will understand their limitations and industry good practice, identify faults, resultant issues and remedial solutions.


This course is delivered at our training centre in Cheshire. We can deliver the course at your location. However, we will advise on the suitability of away from the centre locations.


Candidates will receive a certificate of attendance which is valid for 3 years.

Duration & Details

Timings typically 09:00-14:30 but may run all day. Candidate numbers: Minimum 8, Maximum 15. Courses held at our Training Centre include Lunch and refreshments, we also have disabled welfare facilities. There may be practical demonstrations, but no site PPE is required.

Enquire now

For more information about this course including upcoming course dates and bookings, contact our training team.

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