PASMA Towers with Cantilever

PASMA Towers with Cantilever

In today’s construction and maintenance industries, the ability to work safely and efficiently at height is paramount. Our PASMA Towers with Cantilever course offers a comprehensive guide to mastering the use of these specialised towers, ensuring you’re equipped with the knowledge and skills to tackle any project.

Who is this course for?

This course is tailored for professionals who frequently work at height, especially those involved in the construction, maintenance, and renovation sectors. Whether you’re an experienced constructor, a maintenance professional, or an individual aiming to broaden their capabilities, this programme is tailored to meet your requirements.

Why choose our PASMA Towers with Cantilever course?

Several factors make our training programme stand out:

  • Proficiency: Our educators are seasoned professionals, boasting years of hands-on and academic experience with cantilever towers.
  • Practical Approach: We believe in hands-on training. Our course includes real-world scenarios to ensure you’re job-ready.
  • Safety First: Emphasising safety, we ensure that every participant understands the importance of following guidelines and best practices.

What does the course cover?

Our syllabus is thorough, spanning from foundational elements to sophisticated methods. You’ll learn:

  • The fundamentals of cantilever tower structures.
  • Safe assembly, alteration, and dismantling techniques.
  • Risk assessment and hazard identification.
  • Correct handling of apparatus and instruments.
  • Urgent measures and guidelines.

Duration, cost, certification

The course spans one day, ensuring ample time for both theoretical lessons and practical exercises. Regarding the price, we provide compelling fees while ensuring the training’s calibre remains top-notch.. Once successfully concluded, attendees will be awarded a certificate, signifying their expertise in handling cantilever towers.

Join our PASMA Towers with Cantilever course today

Don’t let this chance slip by to bolster your abilities and guarantee a safer work environment.. Sign up for our “Towers with Cantilever” programme today and advance on your career path. With our guidance, you’ll not only become proficient but also ensure that you and your colleagues work in a safer environment.

Mobile Access Cantilever Tower Training


A one-day course lasting a minimum of 6 hours

Target Audience:

Individuals responsible for assembly, dismantling, alteration, relocating, and inspecting mobile access towers with cantilevers, also known as cantilever towers


Current PASMA 'Towers for Users' Photocard and a strong understanding of working at height

Towers with Cantilever Course Objectives:

Learn to safely assemble, use, dismantle, and relocate a standard mobile access tower with a cantilever, or cantilever tower, while understanding counterbalance calculations for kentledge of cantilever applications

Teaching Methodology:

Combination of theoretical and practical instruction


Closed book course requiring an 80% pass rate in both theory and practical sections

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):

Required protection during the practical session: Head, foot, eye, and glove protection, preferably a hard hat with a chin strap

Towers with Cantilever Course Subjects:

  • Relevant laws, regulations, and guidelines for working at height using access towers, including cantilever towers
  • The PASMA Principles and Procedures
  • Product Standards EN 1004:2004 and BS1139 Part 6:2014
  • Assembly, modification, and dismantling of cantilever towers while adhering to optimal fall protection practices
  • Inspection of completed mobile access towers with cantilevers or cantilever towers, and Tower Assessment Documentation
  • Hazards associated with cantilevered towers

Instructor-to-Participant Ratio: Maximum 1:8

Location Requirements:

• A suitable classroom for 8 attendees during the theoretical session

• An indoor/outdoor area with a minimum clearance height of 6 meters Supplementary Materials:

Course content and notes booklet and the current PASMA Code of Practice provided to all attendees


Successful participants receive a PASMA Certificate and Photocard, valid for five years

Literacy, Fitness, and Health Considerations:

Safe mobile tower usage, including cantilever towers, requires literacy and language comprehension, as well as physical fitness and good health. Individuals with vision or hearing impairments, heart conditions, high blood pressure, epilepsy, acrophobia, vertigo, balance issues, limited limb functionality, substance abuse, or mental disorders should notify their employer. Employers must assess and accommodate these individuals with adequate measures, as necessary.


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