Licence to erect, alter and dismantle Scaffolding Basic Level SB CPCCLSF2001A
Outcome: Nationally recognised statement of attainment and a HRWL
Course Duration: 4-5 days (experience, competency and class size dependent)
Location: Onsite or offsite, statewide
Pre-requisites: Must be 18 years of age and possess excellent language, literacy and numeracy skills
What to bring: USI Number (https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi). Biscuits, tea, coffee and drinks are provided. There are many takeaway food options nearby or feel free to bring your own lunch
PPE requirements: Safety boots, long pants and Hi Vis short/long sleeve shirt
Introduction to the WHS Act 2012, A/S
Risk assessment/Hierarchy of control
Detailed theory component
Scaffold types/loadings, calculations
Scaffold selection and inspection
Plan and prepare for work
Intensive practical component
Install a safety net/materials hoist, gin wheel and static line
This unit 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.
Application of the Unit
This unit covers the scope of work to plan the job, select and inspect equipment, set up task, erect scaffold and scaffold equipment and dismantle scaffold and scaffold equipment.
This unit is based upon the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.
This unit in its current form it state and territory licensing requirements. Any alteration will result in a unit which is not acceptable to regulators for the purpose of licensing.
Statement of attainment issued by AOTA RTO #91463