Scaffolding Program Outline

The SPSP Scaffolding Program leads to certificates internationally accredited by CITB and ACCET. The program is designed to provide students with a balanced combination of engineering theory and practical hands-on experience. This will ensure that on completion of the Scaffolding Program graduates will have the required job entry skills to work within the Petroleum Services industries. Each student will complete the Academic and Basic Hand tools and Drawing foundation training prior to covering the Scaffolding Program.


  • SPSP Diploma in Scaffolding Technology
  • Basic Scaffolding A and B


  • CITB

On completion program graduates will be able to

  • Understand technical drawing.
  • Have a basic knowledge of forklift operation.
  • Identify suitable scaffolding components.
  • Identify and know where and why to utilise personal safety equipment.
  • Erect and dismantle scaffolds.
  • Undertake the safe inspection & testing of scaffolding.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of construction Health & Safety.
  • Operate hand and power tools.
  • Have a basic knowledge of MEWP operation.
  • Have an understanding of the acceptable condition of scaffold components.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of safety practices and procedures.
  • Work to international standards as prescribed by CITB for the erection and dismantling of specialist scaffold structures (CITB Part A & B).

This program is available in: