CISRS Part 1 Scaffolding Training

CISRS Part 1 Scaffolding Tube and Fitting

The Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS) is a widely recognised scaffolding training scheme.

3t Training Services offer a wide range of CISRS scaffolding training courses providing industry recognised scaffolding qualifications. View our scaffolding training courses >>

Course Overview

CISRS Part 1 Scaffolding Tube and Fitting improves knowledge of using tube and fitting or system scaffold.

The course reinforces the core skills of scaffolding, including how to safely erect, alter and dismantle basic structures.

Course Objectives

Delegates completing a CISRS Part 1 Scaffolding training course will be able to;

  • Erect basic scaffolding structures under direct supervision by a qualified and competent CISRS scaffolder
  • Gain a CISRS Part 1 Trainee card endorsed with part 1 on the back

Course Content

A CISRS Part 1 Scaffolding training course includes;

  1. Health & safety awareness
  2. Fall prevention training (SG4)
  3. Stability, ties and anchors (including TG4)
  4. Gin wheels, ropes, knots & hitches
  5. Interpretation of drawings
  6. Independent tied scaffold
  7. Putlog scaffold tube and fitting
  8. Static tower scaffolds
  9. Birdcage scaffolds
  10. Alterations to scaffolds
  11. TG20 stair access
  12. Mobile aluminium tower training for scaffolders (MATS)
  13. Practical & written assessment


In order to complete CISRS Part 1 Scaffolding training course, delegates must have:

  • A valid CISRS trainee or labourers card which has been held for at least 6 months
  • A minimum of 3 months practical experience of scaffolding operations (e.g. labouring or carrying out simple scaffolding operations under the direct supervision of a qualified scaffolder)
  • A signed delegate acceptance form

PLEASE NOTE: 3t will apply for your CISRS card once you have passed the CITB Health, Safety & Environment test (exemptions from this include if you have a NEBOSH, SMSTS, CCNSG, SSSTS, FAS Safe Pass (ROI), BOSIET).

You can also book your CISRS Part 2 Scaffolding Tube & Fitting at 3t Training Services.