Duration: 2 days
Times: 7:00am – 3:00pm
Class size: 8 students
Pre-requisite: The student must hold either RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights or CPCCCM2010B Work safely at heights (or equivalent)
Assessment type: Theory and practical
Units of Competency
|Course Code||Course Name|
|USESSS001A||Use swing stage scaffolds safely|
This unit applies to persons who are required to use swing stage scaffolds for a range of workplace functions. The unit includes planning, risk management and routine safety checks of swing stage scaffolds and associated equipment.
This course meets the requirements under Part 7.3 of the Scaffolding Code of Practice 2009 (Workplace Health and Safety Queensland) for a person to use a suspended scaffold (swing stage scaffold).
This course is intended to provide learners with a range of knowledge, and skills to perform the functions associated with the use of swing stage scaffolds:
- plan the job
- conduct routine checks
- conduct swing stage operations
- shut down and secure swing stage
Why Train with Us?
> Large variety of funding options available:
- CSQ Short Course & SAGT
- BERT Training Fund
- User Choice
- Certificate 3 Guarantee
> We do not cancel courses due to minimum numbers*
> We include RII units
> Extensive range of plant equipment
> Tax deduction for accredited training
*Except where required by the state safe work regulator
- OHS and legislative obligations
- Identify work requirements
- Identify work procedures and instructions
- Plan and prepare for operating a swing stage scaffold
- Conduct work activities from swing stage scaffold
- Use swing stage scaffold
- Clean up work area
The training facilities are comfortable and air conditioned, with modern training aids. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided as well as fridges and a microwave for participants to use. There are several takeaway lunch spots of good quality within a kilometre. Lunch is not provided with the training.
Students have direct access to all the necessary plant required for the relevant course i.e. Cranes, EWP, Forklifts and Scaffold.
The Construction Training Centre offers a free car park for all students and visitors, as well as a cafe onsite.
On-site Training & Group Bookings
We also offer onsite training as well as group booking options at our training facilities.
Onsite training and group bookings provide the advantage of being able to choose the course dates as it is suitable for you and your employees.
For more information contact us on (07) 3183 0000 or send an email enquiry.