CISRS Scaffolding part 2 - Tube and fitting or System Scaffold

This course is for people who have spent a minimum of six months on site since passing the Scaffolding Part 1 course.

Working as part of a team, you will learn how to safely erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding structures.

CISRS Scaffolding part 2 - Tube and fitting or System Scaffold


There are a number of System Scaffold categories available for this course. The categories inlcude (codes in brackets):

  • +8 (BAW028)
  • Plettac Metrix (BAW02P)
  • Layher (BAW02L)
  • Cuplok (BAW02C)
  • Kwikstage (BAW02K)
  • Haki (BAW02H)
  • Tradlok TBA
  • Alustar TBA

Course structure:

  • Correctly and safely erect truss-out, pavement gantry, loading bay, splay, protective fan, pre-fabricated beams and roof scaffolds
  • Observe regulations governing the safe erection, inspection and dismantling of scaffolds and work methods to be adopted
  • Determine the truss-out, pavement gantry, loading bay, splay, protective fan, use of prefabricated beams and roof scaffolds in system or proprietary systems where applicable
  • Construct scaffolds to statutory regulations TG20 and
  • BS EN12811-1, and follow the safe systems of work set out in the Safety Guidance Note 4 (SG4)
  • Practical setting of anchors for tie testing
  • NVQ/SVQ portfolio building and practical assessment.

Course information:


10 days

Grant available for eligible employers on a Training Plan only.

£50 per day for training days only

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If you are a scaffolding contractor, and you have taken out a Training Plan since 1 August 2014, you are allowed to claim for this CISRS course separately from other training to preserve your PAYE and LOSC training day’s allowance.

Location NCC East, NCC Midlands, NCC Scotland, NCC London, NCC South

Entry requirements:

  • You must have passed the Scaffolding Part 1 course and have at least 6 months site experience.
  • You will need to be able to climb up and down ladders safely.
  • You must be capable of handling scaffold boards and steel scaffold poles.
  • You must have a good understanding of spoken and written English.

Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.

Assessment and exams:

This course has a combination of classroom-based theory; computer based training and practical exercises. The final assessment involves both written and practical tests.


CISRS Scaffolding Part 2 certificate.

Once you’ve gained a further six months’ site experience and successfully completed your NVQ/SVQ you may be invited back for a CISRS Level 2 Practical Skills Assessment


Why train at National Construction College?

The National Construction College is Europe’s largest provider of construction training courses and  is part of CITB.

We deliver high-quality, specialist construction training, with CITB accreditation. Our instructors are highly skilled construction professionals and our centres offer an ideal training environment.

NCC offers:

  • Instruction by highly experienced Construction professionals
  • Excellent classroom facilities
  • Up to date training areas
  • The chance to do practical training in a realistic setting
  • Practical training that simulates ‘real life’ situations

With courses to suit all levels, the National Construction College offers a one-stop shop for Plant Operations training and testing, to enable you to achieve your CPCS card and work in your chosen field.

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