Prerequisite: State Indentured Scaffold Carpenter Union Apprentice; CARP 040A; CARP 040B
Advisory:READ 022 or appropriate placement; MATH 070 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. The course covers the basic techniques and procedures associated with frame, system, and tube and clamp scaffold components used in industrial settings. Regulations, terminology and components used in these systems types are discussed in depth. Construction practices and safety considerations include plant operating processes, equipment, hazardous material awareness, and emergency response. Students 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