Safety & Access

CISRS (OSTS) Scaffolder (Level One)

Tube & Fitting or System Scaffolding

Course Schedule

Duration:
Five Days
Attendees:
This course is aimed at trainee Scaffolders who require basic scaffolding skills training carried out at an approved centre or on client’s sites.
Overall Objective:
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.
Content:
3 liftsCORE 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 Tower (2 Lifts including foot tie)
  • 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)
Note:
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
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Course Schedule