CPCCLSF2001 Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic

CPCCLSF2001 Licence to Erect, Alter and Dismantle Scaffolding Basic Level
(5-Day Course)

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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.


· ability to calculate Safe Working Load (SWL) and Working Load Limit (WLL)

· ability to erect scaffold within the scope of the basic scaffolder

· ability to erect, level, plumb and stabilise cantilever hoists and scaffolds

· ability to interpret manufacturer’s specifications for plant and equipment

· ability to work safely at heights

· ability to work safely in confined spaces

· correct application of all scaffolding equipment

· ability to set up fall arrest systems, including safety nets

· accurate interpretation of basic structural charts and structural plans

· applying methods for making temporary connection using fibre ropes

· methods for making temporary connection of guy ropes and static lines using Flexible Steel Wire Rope (FSWR)

· verify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response

Upon successful completion of this course, student will be awarded a Statement of Attainment and the High Risk Work License* to Erect, Alter and Dismantle Scaffolding Basic Level by WorkSafe WA.

(* STES will only submit student’s WorkSafe application and issue SOA after full payment is received)


Start Time: 8:00 am (Please arrive 15 minutes earlier for registration and ID checked)
Entry Requirement: At least 18 years of age and has basic level of English proficiency (written and communication)
Delivery: Face to Face training and assessment in a simulated workplace environment
Payment Mode: Cash, credit card, purchase order
What to bring: 1 Photo ID and 1 Secondary ID, Current WorkSafe Licence Card (if any)
(e.g. Driver’s Licence, Passport (current or expired no more than 2 years), WA proof of age card or other Australian Government issued ID card with photo) AND  (e.g. Medicare Card, current credit card or ATM card, telephone, gas, electricity account not more than 12 months old)
Clothing: Long sleeve shirt, long pants and safety boots
Location: 27 Sphinx Way Bibra Lake WA 6163 (STES Training Centre)
Parking: Limited free parking on site


  • Theory
  • Calculations
  • Practical


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