Prerequisite: State Indentured Carpenter Union Apprentice; CARP 040A; CARP 040B
Advisory: ENGL 030 or ENLA 034 or appropriate placement; READ 022 or appropriate placement; MATH 020 or MATH 020C or appropriate placement
This course is designed to meet the needs of Indentured Apprentices with the State of California who are interested in the carpentry industry by providing the basic techniques and procedures to erect tube and clamp scaffolds. Construction practices and safety considerations will be a major focus of the class. Scaffold standards and regulations enforced industrywide are presented and utilized in hands-on projects. Students will identify tube and clamp scaffold components, access, inspection and assembly and disassembly procedures. Students will install components for multi-bay/multi-tier scaffolds to industry standards.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921