Project Description

Build a safe platform for your work

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What is this course about?

The Basic Scaffolding Licence course will teach you how to safely erect and dismantle scaffolding which complies with WHS requirements. This is an accredited course CPCCLSF2001A – Licence to erect alter dismantle scaffolding basic level, this is an accredted course.

Did you know?

A report from Workcover Australia showed in the eight years from 1 July 2003 to 30 June 2011, 19 workers died due to a fall from a platform. The platforms included 5 trestles, 3 mobile scaffolds and 3 suspended scaffolds. The remaining 8 fatalities resulted from falls from some type of fixed scaffolding.

Who should do it?

Anyone who is currently working with scaffolding or would like to work in scaffolding, or who is in any other building or construction role where scaffolding may be required. It is ideal for anyone who requires a SafeWork (WorkCover) NSW licence for Basic Scaffolding.

How will undertaking this course benefit you?

The construction industry encompasses many activities which includes undertaking activities as a scaffolder. The basic scaffolding course provides all the knowledge and skills necessary to satisfy the requirements of the qualification – CPCCLSF2001A – Licence to erect, alter, dismantle scaffolding basic level

Are there any entry requirements?

WHS General Construction Induction card (white card)

All participants must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). To obtain yours, go to and follow the prompts to create your USI.

How long does it take?

6 days

How is it delivered?

Blended Delivery. A mix of both online and face to face learning.

Where is it?

At an Best Option Training office or venue chosen by BOT.

What do I get from it?

Upon successful completion participants receive a Statement of Attainment.

What do I need to bring?

  • 100 points of identification
  • A pen
  • Closed footwear
  • High visibility shirt or vest
  • Students are required to have access to the internet and a computer with a webcam.

Can I get CPD points for this class?

Yes, 23 CPD points are attached to the successful completion of this course.


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