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"Life is a game board. Time is your opponent. If you procrastinate, you will lose the game. You must make a move to be victorious." -Napoleon Hill
This program is designed for participants to gain the necessary skills to erect and disassemble basic scaffolding configurations to meet the requirements of SafeWork NSW for a basic scaffolding licence, as prescribed by the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.
On completion of this program participants will be able to communicate and work safely with others in the work area, planning out your work, select and inspect equipment, setting up for the task, erect, alter and dismantling of modular and prefabricated scaffolds, erection of cantilevered materials hoists with a maximum working load limit of 500 kilograms, use of ropes and gin wheels, installation of safety nets, use of static lines, erection of bracket scaffolds (tank and formwork).
Although a person with a basic level scaffolding is not allowed to erect tube and coupler or more advanced scaffolds (hung and susupended), they are allowed to use tube and coupler components for: - Ties, - Tying scaffolding together at corners. - Handrails. - Security of toeboards or kickboards. - Installation and security of gin wheels.
If you're studying in Australia from 1 January 2015, you will be required to have a Unique Student Identifer (USI). It's free and easy to create your own USI. Simply click on this link http://www.usi.gov.au/create-your-USI/Pages/default.aspx and follow the steps. You must have a USI to enrol.