Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Apprentice & Training Program – Pekin Campus | Evaluated Learning Experience
40 hours (1 week).
October 2011 – Present.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: determine if previously erected scaffolds meet OSHA regulations; summarize requirements for various types of scaffolds; describe safe scaffold access and egress and how each is used in a scaffold project; and assemble and dismantle various types of scaffolds.
Major topics include: assembly and disassembly of scaffolds, OSHA standards and regulations, fall protection and falling object protection. Methods of instruction include lecture, demonstrations, quizzes, projects, examinations and supervised field experience.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Carpentry, Construction Materials and Methods, Construction Technology or Safety (9/16) (4/22 revalidation).