For those of you that are not already familiar with the site supervisor safety training course (SSSTS course
) . It is a two day course, endorsed by the CITB that covers CDM regulations, accident reporting, first aid, risk assessment, method statements, PPE, manual handling, health and safety legislation and communication.
It is designed to provide supervisors with all the knowledge and understanding to be effective in their role and in partnership with site managers. For those of you that are already familiar with the SSSTS course
. It may surprise you to know that the full day course, valid for five years has now been augmented with a single day refresher.
This means that if you take the refresher within the five day and six month grace period that the CITB have outlined you can keep your qualification up to date without doing the full two day course again. The refresher will contain legislation updates and a quick overview of the rest of the issues relevant to supervisors.
Whether you are booking a full or refresher SSSTS
course, remember to use on online service provider to find you the best deal. With one call or email they can search their databases of hundreds of UK providers, enabling them to get you the closest course, with the best dates at the best price.
If this sounds like a better option than trawling through providers, comparing dates, prices and locations for yourself, remember to pick a provider that will charge you no extra for this service. That’s right the very best provider will charge you exactly the same cost as if you book with a trainer direct, meaning you get the best service for absolutely nothing extra! Remember too that online service providers can find full SSSTS courses, refresher courses and any other site safety plus course you may need!