CPCCLSF2001A - Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level

High Risk Licensing

This 5 day course specifies the outcomes required to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding at the basic level. Successful participants can then apply for their High Risk Work Licence

This program is delivered and assessed by Southern Training Organisation RTO 91378

This course specifies the outcomes required to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding at the basic level, consisting of scaffolding work connected with the operation or use of modular or pre-fabricated scaffolds, cantilevered materials hoists with a maximum working load of 500kg. The course also includes ropes and gin wheels, safety nets and static lines, bracket scaffolds (tank and formwork) and consists of theory and practical training which requires participants to complete reading tasks, written assessments and calculations. This course is for students who reside in the ACT or can satisfy the ACT regulator that circumstances exist that justify a residential waiver for issuing a HRWL

Date: See Training Dates Below
8:00am-4:00pm (5 days) or Evenings 4:30pm - 8:30pm (2 evenings, four weeks)
40 hours
Venue: MBA Skills Centre, 1 Iron Knob Street Fyshwick 2609
Cost: $1550* Member $1670 Non-member (before rebate) $460* Member $580* Non-member (after rebate)

For membership enquiries for MBA ACT please contact Simon on 0417 721 126 

Course Requirements

• Must provide 100 points of identification and be a minimum of 18 years of age
• Participants must wear steel capped safety footwear during training and assessment
• English language skills sufficient to understand both written and verbal instruction
• Basic numeracy skills
• Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment
(attached) to be completed prior to confirmation of your enrolment
• Ability to work at heights


• Inspection of equipment
• Fibre ropes, splicing, bends & hitches
• Scaffold construction - steel and aluminium
• Erection and dismantle
• Tie construction
• Scaffold inspection
• Calculating loads
• Estimating equipment
• Basic scaffolding knowledge questions

Successful participants are required to lodge an application for a High-Risk Work License with Access Canberra within 60 days from the issue date of the Statement of Attainment

Training Dates

29th July - 2nd August 2019
2nd - 6th September 2019


Before you register online you will need to have:

  • Your Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have one you will need to have either one of the following - Medicare card, birth certificate, driver licence, Australian passport, citizenship document, certificate of registration by descent, ImmiCard or Australian entry visa during this online process.
  • A Visa or Mastercard.

To enrol online click here

If you are unable to register online you can find a PDF registration form click here

Ph: (02) 6175 5900
Fax: (02) 6280 9118
Email: training@mba.org.au

Training provided by Southern Training Organisation (STO) - RTO No. 91378


1 Iron Knob Street, Fyshwick ACT

Up to 70% of the course cost may be refundable to eligible applicants through the ACT Building and Construction Industry Training Fund. MBA Group Training will apply for this refund on your behalf on successful completion of the course.