How to become a Scaffolder

Scaffolders erect and dismantle scaffolding to provide work platforms on building or industrial sites, or for temporary structures such as stages, seating and catwalks.

Personal requirements of a Scaffolder

  • enjoy practical and manual activities
  • able to cope with the physical demands of the job
  • able to work at heights
  • a sense of balance
  • good hand-eye coordination
  • able to work as part of a team
  • at least 18 years of age.



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