Aims & Objectives

Founded in 1945 the NASC membership now accounts for a significant share of the UK’s total industry workload and is increasingly
making its mark in Europe. Our members operate from locations throughout the UK.


The NASC commits to its members the following:

    • To expand market share for its members
    • To encourage and promote high standards of safety within the industry
    • To promote high standards of training in the Industry and attract new recruits
    • To provide essential services to assist members in the successful running of their businesses
    • To provide expert information, both to members and to their clients about the Access and Scaffolding Industry


NASC members must ensure that:

  • Operatives are fully trained
  • Health and Safety regulations are complied with
  • Public and Employer’s Liability Insurance cover is guaranteed
  • All materials used conform to the highest standards, are regularly inspected and maintained
  • Work is carried out in accordance with the relevant codes of practice
  • All work is carried out by registered scaffolders and is adequately supervised