help with scaffolding training?
Delegates are required to have held the CISRS Basic Inspection Card for a minimum of 2 years. (Until 2012 Basic Inspection certificates which have been delivered through a CISRS centre will be accepted as entrance criteria onto this programme) CISRS Scaffolder status card holders are eligible to attend this Advanced Scaffold Inspection Training. This experience may be required to be confirmed with contactable referees.
SITS card applications can only be processed where a current CSkills H&S test either Work at Height or Supervisory (taken within last 2 years) or an appropriate exemption is in place evidence of which should be provided upon attendance.
Training 2000 Blackburn
This course is intended for persons responsible for inspecting and checking scaffolds for safe use and for signing certificates and registers in accordance with the statutory regulations.
Upon completion of the course, delegates will have been provided the knowledge and demonstrated their ability through assessment to be able to:
Lecture, demonstration and discussion
Delegates attending this course will have some awareness and experience of scaffolding structures. This experience will be from their time in their individual industry sector. This experience may be required to be confirmed with contactable referees.
CISRS would expect delegates to have awareness and experience of scaffolding structures, which would have come from time spent in their individual industry sector e.g. construction, engineering, manufacturing, offshore etc. This experience would be required to be confirmed by the production of a CV with contactable references and/or certificates. Examples of acceptable experience are –
Where a candidate has no experience of scaffold structures there is a pre-requisite in place to attend a general scaffold awareness course (3 days) in advance of attending the Basic Scaffold Inspection Training.
To develop the delegates understanding of scaffold components, forms of construction and inspection procedures of basic access scaffolds and to comply with current legislation and Codes of Practice.
Successful achievement of this CISRS certificated Basic Inspection Course will be assessed through a Practical Scaffold Inspection (100% fault identification required) supported by a multiple choice written test (80% pass mark required).
All delegates will be issued with NASC Inspection Folders
Application for CISRS Scaffold Inspection Training Scheme (SITS) Status card is covered within the course
Please note: SITS card applications can only be processed where a current CSCS H&S test (test taken within last 2 years) or one of the below listed exemptions – evidence of which is to be provided upon attendance.
Current CCNSG Safety Passport Supervisor (SCATS Card)
NEBOSH Construction Certificates (Taken within 2 years of application)
SMSTS (Taken within 2 years of application)
SSSTS (Taken within 2 years of application)