SMSTS (CITB) - Site Management Safety Training Scheme
Intended for Supervisors, Project or Site Managers in the construction industry. Course Content:
The course covers the following areas:
- Health & Safety at Work Act
- Regulations relevant to the management of health and safety within the Construction Industry
- CDM, Risk Assessment, Management Systems
- Scaffolding, Electricity, Excavations
- Demolitions, Confined Spaces
- Accidents and associated legislation (RIDDOR) Objectives:
Designed to assist managers and potential managers to develop a knowledge, awareness and understanding of their legal, moral and social responsibilities in respect of health, safety and welfare.
The course highlights the need for risk assessments in the workplace, the implementation
of the necessary control measures and adequate communication to sustain a health and
safety culture among the workforce. This information together with the experience gained
will enable managers to organise, monitor and measure both health and safety performance on site, and maintain safe systems and safe methods of work. Assessment:
Course members are required to reach or exceed a minimum level of achievement on
the course. Assessment is determined by:
- Full attendance of all sessions of the course
- Assignments / projects during the course
- Objective examination
The CITB SMSTS certificate is issued on successful completion. Presentation:
RISK training is relevant to your organisation, easy to use in real situations and delivered
in a practical and stimulating environment. With some of the highest pass rates in the UK,
our training is guaranteed to be incredibly effective in creating a safer workplace.
Courses can be delivered “In-company” if numbers and facilities permit.
The courses are also run on an open basis at our various training venues.
(Assistance in finding accommodation can be provided if required) Funding Available:
CITB Levy Payers may be eligible to claim ‘CITB Attendance and Achievement Grants’
for the course.
CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme
Please note that as of the 1st January 2016, CITB Site Management / Site Supervisor certificates will no longer have a six month grace period and candidates will need to attend a Refresher course before the expiry date of their original certificate.
*** The price shown includes all books required for the course and CITB Registration fees. If you are already CITB registered, on the first day of the course, on production of your company CITB registration, you will be able to claim back your registration fee. ***