CITB SMSTS – Site Management Safety Training Scheme

Target Audience:

This is a five-day course which provides project managers, site managers and supervisors, business proprietors and client-based personnel with the knowledge and skills to enable them to ensure healthy and safe conditions for construction site employees.

Overview:

This course is endorsed by Build UK (formerly the UKCG United Kingdom Contractors Group) as the standard training for all managers working on UK construction sites and provides an understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues.

Course structure:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations
  • Risk assessments/method statements
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices
  • Behavioural safety
  • Management of occupational health
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Working at height
  • Scaffolding
  • Demolition
  • Confined spaces.

Prior Requirement / Prerequisites:

Candidates 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 is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual/group presentations. Candidates will be continuously assessed and are required to successfully complete a multiple-choice test.

Qualifications/certification:

Upon successfully completing the course you will be awarded a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate. This qualification must be renewed every five years

Duration:

5 days

Delivery Location(s):

  • Customers Site
  • Nationwide Venues Available

CITB Grant available?

Yes – please speak to one of our advisors should you require any further information.