A one-day mandatory course to support the application and issue of the Scaffolding Labourer card

There is a requirement to complete the CISRS Operatives Training Scheme (COTS) and hold a CISRS Trainee Scaffolder or Scaffolding Labourer Card for a minimum of six months prior to attending the Part 1 training

PLEASE NOTE: Operatives wishing to apply for the New Entrant Trainee/Scaffolding Labourer card must also pass a CITB  – Construction Skills Health, Safety and Environment Test (or possess a recognised exemption). This must be passed before the course or you will not be issued a card.


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CISRS accredited

From 1st February 2018 we will be applying for all cards for COTS courses, the course price includes the card fee.  

To book please contact 01480 435544

Full Course description

This course covers:

  • Relevant Regulations and Codes of Practice
  • General Responsibilities
  • Basic Scaffold Terminology (Components & Application)
  • Servicing of Equipment, Tube, Fittings etc.
  • Boards & Stock – Quality Control
  • Health, Welfare, Hygiene & Housekeeping
  • Electrical Safety
  • Fire Prevention & Control
  • Noise & Vibration
  • Work at Height
  • Accident Prevention & Reporting
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Site Transport Safety (Including Loading & Unloading)
  • Equipment & Tools
  • Manual Handling (Including a practical element)
  • Lifting Equipment Using a Rope & Wheel

  A written test will be taken by the delegates at the conclusion of the course to confirm competency.

Course Duration
1 Days
Course Fees

Full Course Fee per delegate £150 + VAT

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Course Dates

13 Dec
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If you have a question, enquiry, or require any further information on this course get in touch with us on 01480 435544