Prerequisite: State Indentured Scaffold 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 will cover the basic techniques and procedures associated with frame, system, and tube and clamp scaffold components used in industrial settings. The regulations, terminology and components used in these systems types will be discussed in depth. Construction practices and safety considerations will include plant operating processes, equipment, hazardous material awareness, and emergency response. Students will identify and erect equipment using basic configurations suitable for jobsites where industrial scaffolds are commonly used during maintenance cycles.
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