Events

Throughout the year the Scaffolding Association attends, hosts and supports a number of events across the UK.

These events range from exhibitions, seminars and training, to online webinars. Please visit this page regularly as we will continue to add more dates throughout the year. Below are our upcoming events – expand each heading for more event information…

Wednesday 26th February, 8:30am to 11:30am – Liberty Stadium, Plasmarl, Swansea SA1 2FA

Construction Connect gives local businesses within the construction sector the chance to meet several key buyers with year-round projects in their area.

This event in Swansea offers an informal setting for attendees to catch up with other local sub-contractors and suppliers over a brew, as well as providing an opportunity to get in front of leading commercial house builders looking for new contractors.

The Scaffolding Association will be in attendance, and you’ll be able to find out more about membership and the benefits available to you.

Refreshments will be served throughout the morning. For more information, call 0345 310 0650 or email info@constructionconnects.co.uk

Thursday 27th February, 10am to 3pm – 39 Essex Street Chambers, 81 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London WC2A 1DD

This isn’t simply a legal seminar – it’s an interactive workshop in which contractors can openly share experiences, a formula which has proved extremely beneficial to date.

This workshop offers scaffolding contractors the opportunity to learn from the experts and from the experiences of fellow industry members. All contractors are welcome!

Discover more about: 

  • Contract formation
  • Review your contracts quickly and efficiently
  • Spot key clauses that affect your business
  • Serve the right notices on payment, variations and delay
  • Suspending works for non-payment
  • Effectively chase late payment
  • Insolvency proceedings and adjudication
  • Dealing with contra-charges and termination

There is a small charge of £50 plus VAT per person which includes breakfast, lunch and beer or wine at finish.

To book please contact sally@scaffolding-association.org or call 0300 124 0470

Wednesday 25th to Thursday 26th March, 10am to 4pm – Ricoh Arena, Judds Lane, Longford, Coventry CV6 6AQ

The RCI Show is the largest UK event where the entire roofing, cladding and insulation supply chain comes together. The vibrant two-day event allows visitors to compare and source new products, learn from the experts and hear about the important issues currently impacting the market.

Scaffolding Association Chief Executive, Robert Candy, will be delivering a Best Practice Guide to Commissioning Scaffolding.

The session will provide delegates with the key information required to safely commission scaffolding within their construction projects. They will receive important tips on how to successfully establish a clear client brief, on how to select a competent and capable scaffolding contractor, and details of how to ensure that the temporary works process runs smoothly whilst the project is taking place.

Register to attend: www.rcishow20-visitor.reg.buzz/the-scaffold-association

Tuesday 19th May to Thursday 21st May, 10am to 5pm – ExCel London, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1XL

Safety & Health Expo is the UK’s leading global health and safety event – providing visitors with the latest health and safety products and services, CPD-accredited education, valuable networking opportunities and much more.

Register your interest here: www.safety.ubm-events.com/register-interest

 

Wednesday 23rd September, 2pm to 5pm – Union Jack Club, Sandell Street, Lambeth, London SE1 8UJ

All Scaffolding Association members are invited to attend the AGM to gain an insight into the association’s achievements over the past twelve months, our continued growth, the expanded benefits for members and our plans for the upcoming year.

Learn about expanding your work opportunities, network with fellow business owners and service providers and talk with the association team.