|| TRAINING REQUIREMENTS
RIGID HEAVY VEHICLE
SINGLE GIRDER HOIST
LIFT TRUCKS (FORK LIFTS)
FRONT END LOADERS
SKID STEER LOADERS
TRACK TYPE DOZERS
TYRE HANDLER ATTACH
HEALTH & SAFETY
FIRE FIGHTING I
FIRE FIGHTING II
FIRST AID I
FIRST AID II
HEALTH & SAFETY REP
OHS ACT OVERVIEW
OHS ACT IN-DEPTH
SITE SAFETY AWARENESS
WORKING AT HEIGHTS
POWERTOOLS AND MACHINES
||ERECT, USE AND DISMANTLE ACCESS SCAFFOLDING
||Physical Planning and Construction
||Physical Planning, Design and Management
||03 (5 credits)
||This scaffold erecting course is designed for both novice and experienced erectors who may be expected to erect scaffolds while performing their daily duties in the working environment. Learners who achieve the course objectives will, upon completion, be able
to identify various scaffolds and components, understand legislative and SABS standards, apply scaffold safety and determine the stores required, foundation preparation and inspections on components before erection.
||Full Training (Novice): 2 Days
Recertification Training/Evaluation: 1 Day
Remedial Training: 1 Day
||Getting to know scaffolding, identifying scaffold types
and different components
We discuss the common types of scaffolds used in industry and their basic components.
Legislation: Construction Regulations 2003 Act 21 and
SANS 10085 – 2004
Determining stores required; site preparation and
We show learners how to carry out inspections on Kwikstage and Selflock scaffolds, including tube and fitting inspections.
Erecting and dismantling scaffolds
We instruct learners how to erect and dismantle heavy,
mediumand light scaffolds.
We show learners how to carry
out scaffold inspections, issue remedial instructions
and confirm changes have
been made and record
details in an inspection register.
Use of ladders
We discuss safety precautions with ladders, as well as how to use ladders within the confines of the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
||The company and learners must meet the conditions of the training requirements before theory training can be given.
For any queries regarding the requirements and conditions of scaffold erecting training, feel free to contact our skills development advisor for more information.
||Preparation for on-site Training
HRETD provides training on site to assure optimal skills transfer in the actual work environment. It is thus important for clients to prepare in advance in order to streamline the training process. To this end, we have prepared this handy preparation guide for clients' convenience. The following are requirements of the company on commencement of training, which must be provided to the skills development practitioner...
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