Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Part-Time

Multiple Locations or in-house nationwide

£395 + VAT

5 Days part-time (Refreshments provided).
WIGAN - Yard A Conway Industrial Estate, Skull House Lane, Appley Bridge, WN6 9DW
CREWE - YMCA, 189 Gresty Road, Crewe, CW2 6EL

Contact us if you don’t see a suitable date or if you want to arrange an in-house course.

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Who Should Attend: This course is designed for site managers, site agents and persons who are, or due to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff on site and a workforce.

Course Overview: This is a five day course that is delivered one day per week over five weeks. This course is more in depth than the SSSTS course and will demonstrate how to meet the ever-increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management on site  It covers all relevant legislation and other aspects which affect safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It highlights the need for risk assessment in the workplace, the implementation of the necessary control measures and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture among the workforce. Upon successful completion of this course attendees will be able to implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects them during their daily work, implement new guidance and industry best practice, state their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment

Course Content: The course will cover the following: –
– Health & Safety at Work Act
– CDM Regulations
– Risk Assessment
– Method Statements
– Changes in accepted working practices
– Scaffolding
– Electricity
– Behavioural safety
– Excavations
– Demolition
– Confined Spaces
– Management of Occupational Health
– Working at Heights

Training Method: Theory with discussion. Power Point presentation. Multiple choice examination and present a suitable health and safety solution to a site activity which qualifies them for the Certificate.

Course Materials: Provided by CITB.

Requirements: There are no set entry requirements for this qualification. However, delegates must have a good understanding of spoken and written English.

Assessment: Continuously assessed through a range of discussion and practical exercises throughout entire course. Examination at conclusion.

Certification: A CITB Certificate valid for five years will be issued to all those who complete the course to a satisfactory standard and who pass the examination at conclusion.