As is well known, work as a scaffolding erector is undoubtedly hard and quite challenging. It requires the worker to be in good physical condition, but also takes place in varying weather conditions. The work of a scaffolder is also a very responsible job, so it is important to prepare for it properly. Do you want to become a scaffolder? Then this training course is ideal for you! Find out more about our course and make the decision to enrol. You will gain the qualifications necessary to work as a scaffold assembler metallic.

About the course

During your training, you will acquire the necessary theoretical knowledge and our specialists will ensure that the classes are interesting and active. Sound knowledge is fundamental for us, because theory in this profession is more than just a foundation! You will also receive practical training to confirm your qualifications and gain valuable experience for your future career. As a confirmation of your qualifications, you will receive a certificate and an entry in your working machinery operator's book. Your scaffolder qualification is unlimited in duration, so you won't need to renew it.

What is the course programme?

Our course programme has been developed in accordance with the guidelines of the Institute of Mechanised Construction and Rock Mining. This institution conducts the examinations and awards the certificates.

Our theory classes include:

  • Health and safety issues in the assembly and use of scaffolding;
  • knowledge relating to legislation;
  • scaffolding assembly and dismantling technology.

Practical activities include:

  • preparatory work prior to installation of scaffolding;
  • inspection of the technical condition of the scaffolding.

A few words about the exam:

Each course is followed by an examination. The examination consists of a theoretical and a practical part. The theory is tested by means of a written examination. Afterwards, the trainee will be tested on his or her practical skills before an examination board appointed by the Institute of Mechanisation and Rock Mining. If the examination is positive, the trainee is awarded the licence. The most important thing for the person receiving the licence is a scaffolder's booklet and a certificate of completion of the course.

If you are worried about the exam and the availability of materials, we have the solution to this problem! We make course materials available on a dedicated online platform.

What will you learn on our courses?

As mentioned above, during the course you will acquire the theoretical knowledge as well as the practical equipment handling skills necessary to do well as an assembler. We focus on the quality of the classes, so that students feel prepared for their profession and the knowledge stays with them for a long time. You will also learn about issues of technical documentation, health and safety when erecting and dismantling scaffolding, and working on scaffolding with, using scaffolding documentation. You will be introduced to the types of scaffolding and their construction and site organisation, as well as scaffolding assembly methods.

What are the requirements to undertake the course?

All you need is to be 18 years old, have a minimum of primary education and a medical certificate that you are fit to practise this profession.

Still wondering whether to undertake the course?

Without scaffolding, construction and renovation work is almost impossible. With scaffolding, working at height is much easier and safer. What kind of work is carried out on scaffolding? These include work such as:

  • Painting
  • Plasterers
  • Insulation
  • Roofing

The scaffolding installer course at ERGON - a good step taken towards professional development and finding a new job.

You are welcome to use our services!

About the course:During the training you will acquire the necessary theoretical and practical knowledge.
Examination:Each course is followed by an examination. The examination consists of a theoretical and a practical part. If you pass the exam, you will be awarded a scaffolder's licence and a certificate of completion of the course.
Pricing:We invite you to make use of our services! Visit the ERGON centre website!