CARP 114 - Scaffolds and Rigging

The basics of scaffolding and rigging for construction form the content of this course. Topics include Occupational Health and Safety, single-pole, double-pole, half-horse and specialty wood scaffolds, metal frame and specialty metal scaffolds, ladders, knot tying, cables, slings, webs and other rigging hardware, and rigging and hoisting of loads. Particular emphasis is placed on safety, and students will actually construct and erect scaffolds, tie knots, and rig loads.

Credits: 2.0
no scheduled sessions