The purpose of this module is to provide the participant with the skills and knowledge to safely erect, use and disassemble restricted height scaffolding and working platforms.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:


CPCCOHS1001A - Work safely in the construction industry


- Comply with OHS legislation, regulations, Codes of Practice applicable to workplace operations. - Comply with organisational policies and procedures. - Communicate and work safely and effectively with others. - Construct modular scaffolding which must include a minimum of three bays one lift high incorporating: - one access bay and one return - Or - two bays plus return and one lift high. - Erect one mobile scaffold to four metres or less in height according to manufacturers' specifications. Specific unit assessments are located in the learning and assessment plans within the School.

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