Safety & Access

CISRS Scaffold Supervisor Refresher Course

2021 Dates

20th, July 2021 Nottingham Training Centre Book Now
23rd, August 2021 Humber Training Centre Book Now
6th, September 2021 Nottingham Training Centre Book Now

2 Days

Existing supervisors or managers with existing CISRS Supervisor Cards that are due or approaching 5 year expiry.


Delegates must hold one of following criteria to be able to attend the CISRS Supervisor Manager Refresher Training course

  • Delegate holds a current CISRS Supervisor/Manager card.
  • Delegate holds a recently expired CISRS Supervisor/Manager card
  • Delegate holds a current SMSTS certificate and current CISRS Scaffolder or Advanced card

Health & Safety Requirements:

CITB Supervisors Health, Safety and Environment Test within 2 years prior to attending the CISRS Scaffold Supervisor Refresher course.  CISRS do accept some other industry recognised Health and Safety qualifications as an exemption to the CITB Supervisors HS&E Test.  Those listed below must be completed within 2 years of the date of application

Health & Safety Requirements:

  • IOSH Managing Safely/IOSH Directing Safely
  • NEBOSH (General/Construction/International/) H&S Certificate
  • SMSTS Certificate
  • SSSTS Certificate
  • Current CCNSG Safety Passport Supervisor (SCATS)

Attendees to acquire a suitable supervisory knowledge and management skill update that is tailored to the contract scaffolding industry

  • Legal Overview – Health & Safety Law
  • Health and Safety Management
  • HSE ACOP’s and Guidance
  • British and European Standards
  • NASC Safety and Technical Guidance
  • TG20 & SG4 appreciation
  • Basic Asbestos Awareness
  • Planning and Organisation, Materials and Logistics
  • Competence and Allocating Duties
  • Effective Supervision
  • Statutory Scaffold Inspections and Inspection Practices
  • Behavioural Safety overview
  • Effective Communication (including basic presentation skill, briefings and toolbox talks)
  • Delegates are required to sit a written test and undertake projects which contributes to the overall assessment.


Successful delegates will receive a Certification along with their CISRS Scaffold Supervisor card.


CISRS Supervisors/Managers cards are valid for 5 years. Delegates will be required to attend a CISRS 2 Day Supervisor/Manager Refresher Course to renew their card.