Short Courses

Scaffolding Licence - Intermediate Level

Melbourne Polytechnic's Scaffolding Licence - Intermediate Level short course provides participants with the required skills to erect, alter and dismantle all types of modular scaffolding systems to provide work platforms for construction purposes, including edge protection, access ways and falsework. On successful completion, participants can apply to WorkSafe for an Intermediate Scaffolding Licence.

Course Code: SBU063

Fees: $1,195.00

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At the end of this course participants will have developed the basic skills and knowledge to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding at an industry-approved intermediate level. Coursework consists of scaffolding work connected with the operation or use of modular or pre-fabricated scaffolds.

On successful completion of the Scaffolding Licence – Intermediate Level, participants can apply to WorkSafe for an Intermediate Scaffolding Licence.

Topics include:

  • plan job
  • select and inspect plant and equipment
  • set up tasks
  • erect scaffold and scaffold equipment
  • dismantle scaffold and scaffold equipment

This course contains of the following unit of competency:

  • CPCCSC3001A Erect and dismantle intermediate scaffolding


Applicants must be 18 years of age and be able to read and write English fluently.

Total hours: 30
Sessions: 5 days x 6 hours

For further information. please contact Short Courses on (03) 9269 8615, or email.

Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

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