Marine Metal Scaffolding Course for Scaffolders (MMSCS)

COURSE NAMEMarine Metal Scaffolding Course for Scaffolders (MMSCS)
COURSE FEES$350.00
COURSE LANGUAGEEnglish
COURSE DURATION
Lesson duration 42.00 Hours (Theory 13.00 Hours & Practical 29.00 Hours)
Assessment duration06.00 Hours (written Assessment 01.00 Hours & Practical 5.00 Hour)
TRAINER & TRAINEES RATIO1 Trainer  18 Trainees for Theory class
1 Trainer  18 Trainees for Practical class
1 Trainer  18 Trainees for Theory Assessment
1 Trainer  12 Trainee for Practical Assessment

COURSE SCHEDULE

COURSE OBJECTIVE

The aim of the course is to provide course participants with the requisite knowledge & skill so that they can perform their activities properly and safely.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
 1.  Introduction to Marine Metal Scaffolding
 2.  Purpose of a Scaffold
 3.  Roles and Responsibilities of a Marine Metal Scaffolder
 4.  Various types or Marine Metal Scaffolds and their uses
 5.  Definitions and Terms used in Scaffolding
 6.  Common Hand Tools, Equipment and Materials – Use and Care
 7.  Proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
 8.  Scaffolding Materials
 9.  Use of correct tools for tightening Couplers, Planks, Tubes and Pipes
 10.  Common Hand Tools, Equipment and Materials – Use and Care
 11.  Precautions working in confined spaces and at height
 12.  Erect and dismantle Cargo hold scaffolding for steelwork and painting/blasting
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The trainees should be able to read and understand the English language.

Participants are required to wear their safety boots for the practical session.

VALIDITY OF CERTIFICATE

The safety pass that is issued to a successful participant for the course and assessment is valid for life long.

COURSE SYLLABUS
  • Introduction to Marine Metal Scaffolding
  • Purpose of a Scaffold
  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Marine Metal Scaffolder
  • Various Types of Marine Metal Scaffolds and Their Uses
  • Common Hand Tools, Equipment and Materials – Use and Care
  • Proper Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Scaffolding Materials
  • Use of Correct Tools For Tightening Couplers, Planks, Tubes and Pipes
  • Demonstration of Scaffold Erection
  • Preparation of Scaffold Materials
  • Erection of Scaffold by Learners
  • Explanation by Instructor
  • Dismantling of Scaffolds by Learners
  • Damaged and Defective Materials
  • Tie-backs and Bracing
  • Interpretation of Marine Metal Scaffolding Working Drawings
  • Typical scaffolds for corrugated bulkheads
  • Practical Assignment on Scaffold Erection and Dismantling
  • Safety Rules in erecting and dismantling of scaffolds
  • Marine Scaffold Accidents
  • Sound Metal Scaffolds
  • Case Studies
  • Practical Assignment on Scaffold Erection and Dismantling
  • Requirements for Outriggers
  • Methods and Procedures for Erection and Dismantling
  • Precautions to be taken while working in confined spaces and at height
  • Practical Assignment on Scaffold Erection and Dismantling
  • Introduction to Hanging Scaffold
  • Methods and Procedures for Erection and Dismantling of Hanging Scaffold
  • Hazards associated with Hanging Scaffold and Safe Anchorage of Hanging Scaffold
  • Safety Requirements for Hanging Scaffold
  • Practical Assignment on Tie knots and Hitches
  • Practical Assignment on Hanging Scaffold Erection and Dismantling
COURSE SYLLABUS PASSING MARK
  • Theory Assessment 60% of Marks
  • Practical Assessment 100% of Marks