Basic Scaffolding 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.
Assessment is included within the cost and duration of the standard course; therefore students who undertake the standard course are not required to enrol into the separate assessment stated above.
Verification of Competency
Basic Scaffolding Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
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Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).
A Payment Plan option is available for this course, please visit the Payment Plans Page for more information.
Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email email@example.com or call 1300 700 080.
Log Book Requirements
In the absence of any evidence of relevant experience, toward informal training a Log book or other training record showing evidence you have undertaken supervised practical training under the direct supervision of a person holding the relevant licence are required in for high risk licence courses.
Log book hours or other training records are completed by the trainee and a qualified site supervisor to ensure skill gaps nominated by the Site Skills Trainer are closed out and verified before the applicant can be proposed for the Mandated Assessments.
If you are competent at the completion of your course you will complete the assessment and be awarded a Statement of attainment. For further information on the High Risk Licencing Process, please click here
Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Are you interested in Basic Scaffolding? For more information about the course or how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07 5494 8924 or you can Apply Online.
Basic Scaffolding Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
Basic Scaffolding is suitable for persons who want to work as a scaffolder undertaking the basic level tasks of: erecting and dismantling prefabricated scaffolds; Cantilevered hoist with a load limit not exceeding 500 kilograms (materials only); Ropes; Gin wheels; Safety nets and static lines; Bracket scaffolds (tank and formwork)
Basic Scaffolding training and assessment is conducted on-site at the Site Skills Training Landsborough. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable industry training facilities.
Our Sunshine Coast facility is at 219 Forestry Road, Landsborough QLD and training can be delivered on-site/client premises.
Although there are no set training prerequisites, applicants must be at least 18 years of age or older to attain a HRW licence; meet at least an intermediate level of numeracy, literacy and communication skills due to the nature of the course.
Applicants are only eligible to apply for a Workplace Health and Safety Queensland (WHSQ) Licence, once they are 18 years of age, have completed the final assessment.
When applying for a High Risk Work Licence from Work Health and Safety Queensland, applicants must comply with the Work Health and Safety Queensland Evidence of Identity criteria. For further information regarding the Evidence of Identity criteria please click here.
There is no recognition of prior learning for this unit
Units of Competency
CPCCLSF2001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding - basic level
Persons who have successfully completed this course will be able to work on a job site in the role of a basic scaffolder undertaking planning and preparing, erecting and dismantling scaffolding, and inspecting, repairing, and altering scaffolding within the scope of a basic scaffolder as per OHS, regulations and legislation.
Participants who have successfully completed this course will be able to undertake CPCCLSF3001A Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding - intermediate level. This course forms part of the Nationally Recognised Qualification CPC30911 Certificate III in Scaffolding