Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

Formats and tools

Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver CPCCCM2008B, 'Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria


Plan and prepare.


Work instructions, including plans, specifications, quality requirements and operational details, are obtained from relevant sources of information, confirmed and applied for planning and preparation purposes.


Workplace health and safety (WHS)requirements are followed in accordance with safety plans and policies.


Signage and barricade requirements are identified and implemented.


Plant, tools and equipment are selected to carry out tasks consistent with job requirements, are checked for serviceability, and any faults are rectified or reported prior to commencement.


Scaffoldingquantity requirements are calculated in accordance with plans, specifications and quality requirements.


Materials appropriate to the work application are identified, obtained, prepared, safely handled and located ready for use.


Environmental requirementsare identified for the project in accordance with environmental plans and statutory and regulatory authority obligations, and are applied.


Erect scaffolding.


Purpose for scaffoldingis confirmed and associated work tasks are identified.


Expected loading on scaffold and supporting structure is determined using load tables.


Site access and egress routes are identified.


Scaffolding and components are selected and inspected with damaged components labelled and rejected or repaired.


Adequate footing is established in accordance with Australian standard for scaffolding.


Scaffolding is erected in accordance with regulations, planned hazard prevention and control measures, acceptable safe work practices and manufacturer requirements.


Inspect, repair and alter scaffolding.


Critical structural and safety areas of scaffolding are inspected for damage, corrosion and wear.


Current use of scaffolding is checked for compliance with type of scaffolding equipment.


Inspection log and handover are completed.


Scaffolding is reviewed to determine if changes or modifications were scheduled as per original planning.


Alteration or repair is carried out where specified.


Dismantle scaffolding.


Scaffolding is dismantled using reverse procedure as for erection.


Clean up.


Work area is cleared and materials disposed of, reused or recycled in accordance with legislation, regulations, codes of practice and job specification.


Plant, tools and equipment are cleaned, checked, maintained and stored in accordance with manufacturer recommendations and standard work practices.