Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (Part of Construction Skills "Site Safety Plus" Suite of Courses)
Duration: 2 days
Supervisors within the construction industry seeking the knowledge and information required to comply with their health and safety responsibilities and to meet the UKCG requirements for supervisors working on their sites.
Aims & Objectives
The course aims to provide supervisors with the relevant knowledge and skills required to supervise sites safely. The supervisor's role. Health & Safety Law & Enforcement. Safe Systems of Work. Risk Assessment & Method Statements. Principles of Prevention. Health & Safety Management. Performance Measurement. Permit Systems. Fire Prevention & Control. Occupational Health (Noise, Vibration, Asbestos etc). Hazardous Substances (COSHH). Presentation of Toolbox Talks. CDM (Construction Design & Management Regulations). Working at Height. PPE (Personal Protective Equipment). Manual Handling. Accidents & First Aid. Behaviour & Intervention Skills.
Candidates will be issued a copy of GE706 Site Safety Simplified and GT700 Tool Box Talks.
The method of assessment is by examination (multiple choice questions) at the end of the course as well as continuous assessment through interactive sessions.
Certificates are issued by Construction Skills and are valid for 5 years.
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 course either has new dates in data loading, or is only run as a dedicated or In Company course.