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CPCCLSF2001 – Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding (basic)

This 5 day course specifies the outcomes required to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding at the basic level. Successful participants can then apply for their High Risk Work Licence.

Up to 70% of the course cost may be refundable to eligible applicants through the ACT Building and Construction Industry Training Fund. MBA Group Training will apply for this refund on your behalf on successful completion of the course.


This program is delivered and assessed by Southern Training Organisation RTO 91378.

This course 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. The course also includes ropes and gin wheels, safety nets and static lines, bracket scaffolds (tank and formwork) and consists of theory and practical training which requires participants to complete reading tasks, written assessments and calculations.


Date: See Training Dates Below
Time: 8:00am-4:00pm (5 days) or Evenings 4:30pm - 8:30pm (2 evenings, four weeks)
Duration: 40 hours
Delivery: Face-to-Face
Venue: ACT training will be facilitated at 1 Iron Knob St Fyshwick ACT 2609, South Coast training will be facilitated at Unit 15 – 16 38 Hopkins Street Eden NSW 2551


$560* (after rebate)
$1650* (without rebate)

$700* (after rebate)
$1790* (without rebate)


*Course cost does not cover the application fee for a High Risk Work Licence

For membership enquiries for MBA ACT please contact reception on 02 6175 5900


Must provide 100 points of identification and be a minimum of 18 years of age
Participants must wear steel capped safety footwear during training and assessment
English language skills sufficient to understand both written and verbal instruction
Basic numeracy skills
Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment (attached) to be completed prior to confirmation of your enrolment
Ability to work at heights


Inspection of equipment
Fibre ropes, splicing, bends & hitches
Scaffold construction - steel and aluminium
Erection and dismantle
Tie construction
Scaffold inspection
Calculating loads
Estimating equipment
Basic scaffolding knowledge questions


Successful participants are required to lodge an application for a High Risk Work Licence with the regulatory body in the State/Territory they complete training in within 60 days from the issue date of the Statement of Attainment.

Before you register online you will need to have:

Your Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have one you will need to have either one of the following - Medicare card, birth certificate, driver licence, Australian passport, citizenship document, certificate of registration by descent, ImmiCard or Australian entry visa during this online process.
A Visa or Mastercard.


Date: 17 June 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Skills Centre - 1 Iron Knob Street Fyshwick ACT 2609
Fully booked

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