Scaffolding Level 1 Trainee Guide, Paperback, 1st edition

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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Introduction to the Trade, Trade Safety, Trade Tools and Equipment, Trade Math, Stationary Scaffolds, Mobile Scaffolds and Suspension Scaffolds.


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Table of contents

(Total Level Hours: 145; includes 72.5 of Core Curriculum)

31101 Introduction to the Trade (5 Hours)

Introduces the scaffolding program, describes the duties of a scaffolder, and identifies scaffold types and scaffolding terms.


31102 Trade Safety (7.5 Hours)

Provides a comprehensive overview of the safety regulations and guidelines in the scaffolding industry.


31103 Trade Tools and Equipment (7.5 Hours)

Covers the safe use and applications of hand and power tools used in the trade.


31104 Trade Math (7.5 Hours)

Explains and gives examples of math calculations of scaffold loads, including area loads, concentrated loads, live loads, cantilevered loads, and wind loads.


31105 Stationary Scaffolds (27.5 Hours)

Identifies the equipment used with stationary scaffolds. Describes the procedures for erecting stationary scaffolds. 


31106 Mobile Scaffolds (10 Hours)

Identifies the different types of powered and manually propelled mobile scaffolds and describes their erection and operation.


31107 Suspension Scaffolds (7.5 Hours)

Identifies and explains the types of equipment used with suspension scaffolds. Describes the rigging of suspension scaffolds.

Published by Pearson (October 12th 1999) - Copyright © 1999