Protective Coatings Application: Erecting and Dismantling Scaffolds

Objective: To recognize and demonstrate the use of lightweight scaffolds, up to 6.5 feet (two meters) in height.

  • Protective coatings applicators will use various forms of access in performing their duties.
  • Some locations allow the protective coatings applicator to erect scaffolds up to 6.5 feet (two meters), provided training is conducted.
  • Training must be conducted with a trainer/assessor who is accredited to conduct the training.

This unit does not train a person to be a qualified or Competent Person, nor does it provide all of the safety training required to work with scaffolding.