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CISRS New Entrant Constructions Operatives Training Scheme (COTS)

The course is for operatives who carry out onsite Labouring duties in support of Scaffolding operations. The holder of a CISRS Trainee Scaffolder or CISRS Scaffolding labourer card will have current Health and Safety knowledge and the required skills to carry out their duties in a safe manner.

Card applications can only be processed where a current CSCS H&S test either Work at Height or Operative (taken within last 2 years) or an appropriate exemption is in place evidence of which should be provided upon booking.

Course information

  • Cost

    £130 +VAT (with card application fee)

  • Where will I train?

    • Training 2000 Blackburn / Available at customers venue upon request
  • Duration

    1 Day

Frequently asked questions

This course is aimed at anyone wishing to make a first time application for a CISRS Trainee Scaffolder or CISRS Scaffolding Labourer Card.

Practical Assessment & Question Paper

Labourer or Trainee Scaffolder with progression available in the Industry

Useful information

  • This course has been made mandatory as of September 2013 for anyone wishing to progression within the Scaffolding Industry.
  • Attendees who successfully complete the COTS course will be issued with a CISRS COTS course certification. This can then be used to support CISRS card applications having confirmed initial Health & Safety site awareness.