This 5 day course involves theory and practice of Scaffolding techniques. At the end of this course candidates will be proficient in scaffolding techniques.
After successfully completing this course, applicants will be able to:
Effectively communicate and work safely with others in the work area
Effectively apply risk assessment and hazard management procedures at an intermediate scaffolder level
Effectively complete the planning, erection and dismantling of scaffolding systems, in accordance with procedures, including a minimum of erect and dismantle the following:
- Cantilevered and spurred scaffolds
- Barrow ramps and/or sloping platforms
- Tube and coupler scaffolds
- Cantilevered crane-loading platforms
- Mast climbers
Apply safety screen to tube and coupler scaffold
Effectively conduct compliance inspections of scaffold and scaffold equipment for intermediate scaffolding
Complete handover certificate as required
All successful applicants will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment:A High Risk Work Licence with the relevant Scaffolding class will also be issued by Worksafe WA.
PRE REQUISITES / LLN:
High Risk Work Licence in the Scaffolding Basic (SB) class is required.
All learners must be at least 18 years old and able to read and comprehend English to a level that will enable them to safely perform duties as specified in the competency standard. MSTS recognises that some learners may require more support to meet the requirements of the training course. We will endeavour to meet these needs with regards to; language, literacy and numeracy skills. Learners are encouraged, prior to commencing the course and where applicable, to complete an MSTS LLN analysis, which will assist the Trainer/Assessor to interpret individual skill level and manage this from the onset.