About this Course

Course Description:

This unit (Basic Scaffolding Course) specifies the outcomes required to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding at the basic level, consisting of scaffolding work connected with the operation or use of modular or pre-fabricated scaffolds, cantilevered materials hoists with a maximum working load of 500kg, ropes and gin wheels, safety nets and static lines, and bracket scaffolds (tank and formwork) for licensing purposes.

Location:

Public courses run at Kallibr Training locations in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.

Course Outline

  • Available at Ingleburn, Salisbury, Melbourne
  • Onsite training available
  • Nationally recognised
  • Group discounts available
  • Online booking available

Course Outcomes

Learning Outcome

On completion of the course, participants will have gained the following skills and knowledge to:

  • General Safety (common scaffolding hazards and preparing a scaffolding plan)
  • Types of Scaffolds (scaffolding components)
  • Working Platforms (loads and load classifications)
  • Foundations
  • Structural Stability
  • Rigidity
  • Access to Scaffolds
  • Modular Scaffolds
  • Frame Scaffolds
  • Mobile Scaffolds
  • Trestle & Bracket Scaffolds
  • Birdcage Scaffolds
  • Ancillary Equipment (safety harnesses, record keeping and the use of gin wheels)
  • Bends & Hitched
  • Industrial Safety Nets
  • Cantilevered Platform (Materials) Hoists
  • Inspection & Maintenance of Equipment

Outcome

  1. A nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in CPCCLSF2001A LICENCE TO ERECT, ALTER AND DISMANTLE SCAFFOLDING BASIC LEVEL
  2. A High-Risk Work Licence (class SB) will be issued through the WHS authority in your jurisdiction. (SafeWork/WorkSafe)

Further Information

What is Basic scaffolding?

Scaffolding work includes putting up, changing or taking down of a temporary structure that is used to support a work platform, where a person or object could fall more than four metres.

To perform basic scaffolding duties you need to have a Basic Scaffolding – SB high risk work licence.

Basic scaffolding work includes:

  • modular or prefabricated scaffolds
  • cantilevered hoist with a maximum working load of 500 kg (materials only)
  • ropes
  • gin wheels
  • safety nets and static lines
  • bracket scaffolds (tank and form work).

SafeWork/WorkSafe conditions of assessment:

  • Applicants to be at least 18 years of age.
  • Able to produce 100 points or more of identification as per the SafeWork/WorkSafe identification checklist.
  • Speak and understand English at a level to be able to participate in the training and assessment

Note: Verbal assessments can be arranged for applicants with writing and reading difficulties (extra charge applies)

Important Information

If a participant withdraws from a qualification/unit, with less than seven (7) business days notice prior to commencement, Kallibr Training reserves the right to retain the 30% administration booking fee.

No refund will be provided within two (2) business days prior to commencement. No refund will be permitted after course commencement or if a participant fails to attend on the scheduled commencement date.

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