Course

CISRS (OSTS) Scaffolder (Level One)
Tube & Fitting or System Scaffolding

Duration

5 days

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

To give the attendees such knowledge and skills to enable them to erect, alter and dismantle basic scaffolding structures in traditional tube and fitting and common system scaffolds. Level 1 Scaffolders should only carry out the erection and dismantling of scaffold structures covered within course. They are competent to work as part of a team, but must not lead operations if the work is outside the scope of the training, adequate direct supervision is required at all times.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course is aimed at trainee Scaffolders who require basic scaffolding skills training carried out at an approved centre or on client’s sites.

PROGRAMME CONTENTS

CORE THEORY UNITS

  • General Health and Safety Awareness
  • International Best Practice
  • International Performance Standards
  • Local Legal Requirements
  • Components/Materials recognition
  • Manual Handling (SG6)
  • Fall Prevention (SG4)
  • Foundations/Integrity and stability (Bracing & Ties etc)
  • Access & Egress

 

PRACTICAL UNITS

  • Static and Mobile Tower (2 Lifts including foot tie – Two static and one mobile for demo)
  • Independent with Return (2 Lifts including foot tie)
  • Nine Standard Birdcage Scaffold (2 lifts including foot tie)
  • Practical/Theory Test

 

Certification:     Successful delegates will receive an Overseas Scaffolder Level 1 Certificate of Training and Record Card. (Renewed every 5 years)

 

Notes:                 Translator required if instructor cannot speak the language.

Six Months site experience is required before the learner can proceed to L2 training.

Learners to attend training with Safety Harness & Lanyard, boots, hardhat, level, tape, spanners/hammer

ACCREDITATION