Scaffolder Journeyperson Program – First Year
CLAC Career Development College is an accredited training institute for the Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA), providing training for all levels – from beginner to journeyperson.
The SAIA Scaffolder Journeyperson Program is an apprenticeship-style program which includes theory and practical training to keep you safe, skilled and certified to work on any job site. This program was developed based on the provincial OH&S code, best practices, CSA Standard Z797-18, and the Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA).
Level 1 covers erection and dismantle procedures, basic tools, scaffolding math, and industry
regulations and safety. Students are introduced to the fundamentals of frame,
system, and tube and clamp scaffolds. This level will heighten your safety
knowledge of materials and codes within your region. Successful completion of
the program grants second year apprentice status.
- Documented proof of 1,600 scaffolding hours
- Completion of online component prior to program start date (2.5 hours)
- Valid Fall Protection certification
Duration: 4 days
Program Fee: $675
Online Learning Materials Fee: $75*
*Includes online prerequisite training and digital