• Code
  • CPC30711
  • Unit Code
  • CPCCLSF2001A - Licence to Erect, Alter and Dismantle Scaffolding Basic Level
  • Type
  • Short Course; Accredited Course
  • Cost
  • If eligible for Government Funding the cost will be approx $300.60
    If paying fee for service the cost will be $ 1,000.00
  • Study mode
  • Part Time
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

Scaffolder's work across three levels (Basic, Intermediate and Advanced) in construction sites, mines and maritime ports. A scaffolding licence is mandatory when carrying out scaffolding work on any work site in Victoria.

Basic Scaffolding is the first step towards a career as a Scaffolder. Basic Scaffolding will teach the participant how to plan, prepare, erect, alter, maintain and dismantle scaffolding for building sites and other settings.

Course Dates


Contact Federation Training to express your interest.
Phone: 1300 133 717
Email: shortcourses@federationtraining.edu.au

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course participants will be eligible to be assessed for a National Certificate of Competency.

Career Opportunities

This course will train you to undertake safe scaffolding activities.     It's a great starting point for those looking to improve their employment prospects in this field, or for the student who would like to continue studying rigging or crane driving.

Opportunities for Further Study


Further Information

Entry Requirements

You must be at least 18 years old and have literacy and numeracy skills to a level that will allow you to perform the range of skills necessary to be an Advanced Scaffolder.


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

If eligible for Government Funding the cost will be approx $300.60
If paying fee for service the cost will be $ 1,000.00

Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

The Work Safety Centre is classified as a 'Construction Zone' so the student must wear safety footwear at all times.

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Course Structure

Course Modules


On completion of the learning component of the course, you will be assessed to the National High Risk Work Competency Standard.

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?



Call 1300 133 717
8:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday