Licence to Perform Scaffolding - Basic Level

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Unit Code
Construction and Safety Centre
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 5 Sessions
Course Cost
From $276.
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day)

Contact Federation Training to express your interest.
Phone: 1300 133 717

Course Overview

A scaffolding licence is mandatory when carrying out scaffolding duties on any worksite in Victoria.

This course will teach participants how to plan, prepare, erect, maintain and dismantle scaffolding for building sites and other settings.

What you will learn

In this course you will learn how to:

  • Plan for operations
  • Prepare for scaffolding
  • Erect scaffolding
  • Maintain scaffolding
  • Dismantle scaffolding.

Qualifications And Recognition

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

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Employment Prospects

  • Scaffolder

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


On completion of the course applicants will be assessed to the National Competency Standards.

Opportunities For Further Study

Course Times

Campus Time Date
Yallourn 8.00am-4.00pm 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 February
Yallourn 8.00am-4.00pm 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 May
Yallourn 8.00am-4.00pm 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 July
8.00am-4.00pm 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 June
8.00am-4.00pm 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 June