Supervision of Metal Scaffold Erector Course(SMSEC)

COURSE NAMESupervision of Metal Scaffold Erector Course(SMSEC)
COURSE FEES$800.00
COURSE LANGUAGEEnglish
COURSE DURATION
Lesson duration 69 Hours (Theory 29.30 Hours & Practical 39.30 Hours)
Assessment duration06 Hours (written Assessment 2.00 Hours & 4.00 Hour)
TRAINER & TRAINEES RATIO 1 Trainer  12 Trainees for Theory class
1 Trainer  06 Trainees for Practical class
1 Trainer  06 Trainees for Practical Assessment

COURSE SCHEDULE

COURSE OBJECTIVE

The aim of the course is to make the trainee to understand supervision skills of metal scaffold erections.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
The objective of this training course is to enable participants to
 1.  List the types of commonly used metal scaffold based on the characteristic and classification
 2.  Define the terminology used in scaffold as well as its components and materials for metal scaffolding
 3.  Distinguish between static and mobile tower scaffold and the requirement
 4.  State the tools, equipment and personal protective equipment used for in scaffold erection and dismantling
 5.  Identify and explain the material and work platform requirement for independent tied scaffold erection
 6.  Set up and erect independent tied scaffold safely
 7.  Identify and explain the characteristics and material requirement for commonly used scaffolds as follows
 7.1   Frame scaffold
 7.2   Birdcage scaffold
 7.3   Tower scaffold
 7.4   Modular scaffold, including cup lock system scaffold
 7.5   Suspended scaffold
 7.6   Special scaffold
 8.  Set up, erect and dismantle commonly used scaffolds
 9.  Conduct hazards identification of scaffold erection and dismantling
 10.  State the requirements of ties and braces for birdcage scaffold
 11.  State the requirements of WSH(Scaffolds) Regulations
 12.  List the causes of scaffold incidents and the resulting learning points
 13.  Describe the importance of the scaffold register for safe scaffolding activities
 14.  State the essential information for the scaffold register
 15.  List the types of scaffold inspection checklists
 16.  State the factors affecting safety of scaffold structure
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.

The trainees should pass the Metal Scaffold Erection Course.

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 certificate and ID card that is issued to a successful participant for the course and assessment is valid for life long

COURSE SYLLABUS
  • Type of scaffold systems and their characteristics
  • Criteria for selection of scaffolds
  • Terminology used in scaffolds as well as its components and materials
  • Tools, equipment and personal protective equipment used in scaffold activities
  • Material requirement for scaffolds
  • Work platform requirement for scaffolds
  • Independent tied scaffolds
  • Frame scaffold - Characteristics and material requirement
  • Material estimation
  • Hazards identification
  • Birdcage scaffold – Characteristics and types
  • Requirement of ties and brace
  • Tower scaffold – Characteristics and types
  • Modular scaffold and the systems
  • Suspended scaffold and its characteristics
  • Special scaffold and its types
  • Overview of WSH (Scaffolds) Regulations for scaffold activities
  • Relevant case studies on scaffold incidents
  • Types of commonly used checklists
  • Essential information for the scaffold register
  • Factors affecting safety of scaffold structure
  • Practical training
  • Written Assessment
  • Practical Assessment
PASSING MARK
  • Theory Assessment 65% of Marks
  • Practical Assessment 100% of Marks