In this course you will learn the skills required to erect, alter and dismantle modular or prefabricated scaffolding (to any height), including installing and dismantling cantilevered materials hoists. Use of gin wheels, safety nets, static lines and mobile scaffolds.

This course will teach you the skills to:

  • Plan, erect, inspect and dismantle scaffold
  • Set up fall arrest systems, including safety nets
  • Interpret basic scaffolding plans
  • Verify equipment faults and respond appropriately
  • Understand types of scaffolding equipment
  • Understand load capabilities
  • Maintenance requirements
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Important Information

Unit of Competency

  • CPCCLSF2001A – Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level


  • Minimum 18 years


  • 5 days

Flexible Delivery

  • This course can be delivered to accommodate learning styles and employment arrangements. Weekdays only.

Class Sizes

  • Low student to trainer ratio


  • Factory 6/43-47 Riverside Avenue, Werribee VIC 3030
  • 351-359 Portarlington Road, Moolap VIC 3224 (Geelong)

Assessment Method

  • As per WorkSafe requirements the licence assessment encompasses a knowledge, performance and calculations assessment.


  • As MultiSkills Training is not CRICOS approved we are unable to enrol any students that are on a student VISA. If you are on a student VISA you will need to go to a TAFE or RTO that is CRICOS approved

Entry Requirements

  • Ability to comprehend the English language
  • A USI Number (Unique Student Identifier) Visit:
  • Safety footwear

Additional Information

To be eligible to undertake a High Risk Work Licence in Victoria you must be a Victorian resident and be able to provide Government issued photo identification that proves you reside in Victoria, if your photo identification does not have a Victorian address you must also provide one of the following forms of identification upon enrolment:

  • Victorian Firearm Licence
  • Victorian Boat Licence
  • KeyPass or Proof of age card with Victorian address
  • A utility bill – e.g. gas or water bill with Victorian address
  • A bank statement with Victorian address
  • A statutory declaration proving that you reside in Victoria

If you cant provide one of the above please contact the office on 1800 754 557.


Fee for service

  • $1,100 per person
  • Add Intermediate Scaffold for $950 (normally $1,100)
  • Government funding is available to eligible individuals who enrol in the qualification CPC30911 Certificate III in Scaffolding
  • MultiSkills also offers V.O.C. (Verification of Competency) options, either on or offsite. Contact us for details.

Reassessment Fees

  • Theory Re-Assessment $150
  • Practical & Theory Re-Assessment 80% of the total course fee

High Risk Work License Application

The licence to perform High Risk Work is issued by WorkSafe Victoria. When the assessor deems you competent, you will need to lodge your licence application and Notice of Assessment within 60 days to obtain a high risk work licence.

You can now apply, renew or amend a high risk work licence online at:

You will receive an email from myWorkSafe that contains your Training ID. The email will contain a link that allows you to download the Notice of Assessment (NOA) to enable you to lodge your licence application. All licence applications incur a fee payable to WorkSafe Victoria. Further details can be found at: or by calling WorkSafe on 1300 852 562.

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Upcoming Course Start Dates

  • 01 March 2021 (Werribee)
  • 15 March 2021 (Werribee)
  • 22 March 2021 (Geelong)
  • 12 April 2021 (Werribee)
  • 26 April 2021 (Werribee)
  • 10 May 2021 (Werribee)

Contact Us

If you require further information or would like to book, please contact our friendly administration team on 1800SKILLS or email us at
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