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 systems and tube and clamp scaffold components used in industrial settings. A major focus of the course is construction practices and safety considerations, including general plant operating conditions and hazards. Upon successful completion of the course students are issued a United Brotherhood of Carpenters (UBC) Scaffold Qualification Card (standard 40-hour training).
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