All employees are encouraged to adopt an attitude of continuous improvement. Tilson Scaffolding Ltd is committed to providing training necessary for employees to do their job efficiently and improve their skills.

We believe investment in our staff to improve their skill base is an investment in the future.

We fully support and uphold the Construction Industry training standards for operatives and ensure that our workforce has full access to appropriate training for the work they do.

The CITB provide specialist training schemes for scaffolders which we take advantage of for our staff. There are various means of acquiring the qualifications – the routes we follow are as an apprentice, or trainee Scaffolder.

All Supervisors have completed the C.I.S.R.S 5 day Supervisors Course

All employees are 100%:

C.I.S.R.S trained and registered.

Certified SG4 trained

Certified TG20 trained

Additionally, our employees receive training for the following:

Abrasive Wheels

Forklift/ Teleporter


Scaffold Inspection

Scissorlift and Cherrypickers (MEWP’s)

Confined Spaces

First Aid

C.I.T.B Registration No 3517325

Bi-monthly Tool Box Talks are held by Tilson Management in our in house training facility,

The use of site safety observations, feedback from our safety representatives, current trends and issues in the industry also best and poor practices are discussed.

Tilson Scaffolding Academy

We now provide an Academy Programme to train and become a fully qualified scaffolder. For more information, please download our brochure here.