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CITB Basic Scaffolding

 

Scaffolding workers constantly work at height and as a result are constantly at risk of a fall liable to cause personal injury. The working at height regulations apply to scaffolding work. Scaffolding is one of the most dangerous areas on any site. Being exposed to such high risk means that appropriate safety training is paramount to help prevent accidents from happening.

If you work with scaffold or you employ scaffold workers then you may already be aware that CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 1 training courses are for candidates who have at least 6 months experience within the scaffolding industry. Below is an outline of part 1 of the nationally recognized course.

 

CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 1

On completion of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Have an understanding of the statutory regulations
  • Have the knowledge and skill to be able to safely erect, as a member of a team, the various scaffold structures listed in the course content
  • Work towards gaining a CISRS trainee card and an NVQ Level 2

CITB Basic Scaffolding training course content:

  • Independent Tied Scaffold
  • Putlog Scaffold
  • Birdcage Scaffold
  • Static Tower
  • Mobile Tower
  • Hoist Tower
  • Proprietary Systems
  • Getting the knowledge and skill to be able to safely dismantle the scaffolds in their correct sequence, as a member of a team.

All course attendees will achieve a trainee card. To progress their training, delegates will need to return after 6 months to attend a 10 day CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 2 Course, we have listed the course outline below for you to view.. Six months later delegates will need to attend a one-day assessment.

The CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 1 training course along with their completed and signed off NVQ level 2 portfolio will ultimately gain individuals a basic scaffolders card.

CITB Basic Scaffolding Training Course Certification

Delegates who successfully completes this course will receive an accredited CISRS certificate and a CISRS trainee card.

Additional Information

The CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 1 course meets the criteria for CITB grants

 


 

CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 2

The CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 2 training course is for trainee scaffolders who have already completed Part 1 with at least six months on site experience.

On completion of the CITB Basic Scaffolding Part 2 training course delegates will be able to:

  • Have an understanding of the statutory regulations
  • Have the knowledge and skill to be able to safely erect, as a member of a team, the various scaffold structures listed in the course content.
  • Working towards gaining a CISRS card and an NVQ Level 2.

Training Course Content

This course gives the course attendees both theoretical and practical knowledge to enable them to erect and dismantle complex and design scaffold.

  • Assessment of skills and experience of Basic Part 1 jobs
  • Statutory Regulations and Codes of Practice
  • Interpretation of drawings
  • Erect and dismantle complex scaffolds
  • Independent scaffold with bridging
  • Protective fan
  • Truss out
  • Cantilever drop
  • Pavement gantries
  • Roof saddle/stack
  • Sheeting of scaffolds
  • Safe use and Inspection of Safety Harnesses

Course Certification

Delegates who successfully complete this course will recieve an accredited CISRS certificate.

Delegates do not automatically recieve a CISRS basic scaffolder card, this is issued once the candidate successfully completes their portfolio and NVQ Level 2 practical assessment.

Additional Information

This course meets the criteria for CITB grants

If you are a scaffolding worker or you employ scaffold workers you can enquire about both Part 1 & 2 courses by clicking on the 'Get Quotes' link below and completing our simple online form, alternative please contact us on 0844 5766750 to discuss your requirement in more depth. Once we fully understand your requirement we will forward the information on to a number of CITB accredited basic scaffolding training course providers in your area, after which you will be contacted directly by up to a maximum of four providers to issue you with detailed quotes to bring you and or your staff up to date with your scaffolding training.

 

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