Course Title: Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3171 Certificate III in Plumbing

Course Title: Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit specifies the competency required to erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding to provide work platforms for various occupational applications.
The unit includes placement of safety barriers and only involves modular scaffolding restricted to a height of 4 metres.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

BCGCM1001B Follow OH&S policies and procedures

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BCGCM2008B Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding


1. Plan and prepare
2. Erect scaffolding
3. Inspect, repair and alter scaffolding
4. Dismantle scaffolding
5. Clean up

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards.
Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor.  Feedback will be provided throughout the course.