CISRS Operatives (COTS) Training Scheme


Designed to provide the industry knowledge and health & safety skills to work safely around scaffold operations.

Who should attend?

Operatives who carry out labouring/driving duties in support of scaffold operations.


  • Introduction and welcome
  • General responsibilities
  • Basic scaffold terminology (components and application)
  • Servicing of equipment, tube, fittings etc.
  • Boards and stock - quality control
  • Health, welfare, hygiene and housekeeping
  • Electrical safety
  • Fire prevention and control
  • Noise and vibration
  • Work at height
  • Accident prevention and reporting
  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Site transport safety (including loading and unloading)
  • Equipment and tools
  • Manual handling (including practical element)
  • Lifting equipment using rope and wheel


Duration 1 Day                   

from £175.00  (check venue rate below)

Group Day Rate Call our training team for rates.
Instructor/Trainee Ratio  
  • Warrington & Menai - £175.00
  • Waltham Forest & Carshalton– £200.00
  • Weston-Super Mare – £180.00

Prices per person (ex VAT)

Course Dates

Need help finding a course? Call our training team on 01606 738529.

Additional Information

Further information on our training facilities, first aid provision, insurance etc are available upon request.