Basic Scaffolding (SB)
Course Overview (Worksafe fee not included)
This face-to-face course is for anyone who is required to have a high risk work licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding at a basic level. Basic scaffolding incorporates the erection, alteration and dismantling of modular or pre-fabricated scaffolds, cantilevered materials hoists with a maximum workload of up to 500 kg, ropes and gin wheels, safety nets and static lines and bracket scaffolds (tank and formwork).
On successful completion, students can apply for a high risk work licence through WorkSafe WA.
Units of Competency
Language, Literacy and Numeracy Requirements
Extra Value and Information for You
By the end of this course students will be able to:
Identify scaffold and scaffold equipment
Identify and control hazards
Demonstrate splices and whipping
Demonstrate bends, knots and hitches
Install and remove a safety net
Install and remove a cantilevered materials hoist
Install, use and remove a gin wheel
Erect, alter and dismantle mobile scaffold
Erect, alter and dismantle modular scaffold
Erect, alter and dismantle bracket scaffold.