CISRS Operative Training Scheme (COTS)
|Funded Option:||ELCAS, Grants and funding available|
|Accreditation:||Certificate of attendance on completion of the course.|
What will I learn?
This course is for people who are new to scaffolding.
Existing CISRS Scaffolding Labourer (green) Card holders also need to take this course to renew their card every five years.
The course teaches the basics of the industry and how to work safely with scaffolding and access equipment.
Basic scaffolding terminology (components and application)
Servicing of equipment (tube, fittings, boards etc.)
Boards and stock – quality control
Health, welfare, hygiene and housekeeping
Fire prevention and control
Noise and vibration
Working at height
Accident prevention and reporting
Slips, trips and falls
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Transport safety on site
Equipment and tools
Manual handling (including loading and unloading)
Lifting equipment using rope and wheel
Why take this course?
The course teaches the basics of the industry and how to work safely with scaffolding and access equipment