This course is designed and directed towards those supervisors, foremen, and workers who work on scaffolds up to 3-4 lifts high. This course includes 4 hours of theory and approximately 12 hours hands-on practical using both "tube and clamp" and "safeway" scaffolding.
Date First Offered:
Total Hours: 16
Lecture Hours: 4
Field Experience Hours: 12
This course is offered online:
Topics covered in this course are:
-Pre-course Test/Knowledge Assessment
-Discussion about Various Types of Scaffolds
-Cages and Chairs
-Regulations Relevant to Province of Course Presentation
-Safety Equipment To Be Used
-Body Harness and Life Lines
-Working On and Around Scaffolds
-Use of Knots
-Practical Exercises To Teach Correct Erecting and Dismantling Procedures
-Erection of Frame Scaffolds
-Erection of Tube and Clamp Scaffolds
Upon completion of this course students will know the theory, regulatory, and practical applications that must be followed in order to correctly and safely erect scaffolding.
Final Exam: 80 %
Quizzes and Tests: 10 %
Participation: 10 %
Percentage of Individual Work:
Course Offered in Other Programs:
Student must supply their own Personal Protective Equipment: work gloves, safety glasses, high visibility coveralls, work boots, hard hat, and measuring tape.
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