Training for site managers to understand and implement H&S responsibilities and practices
CITB SMSTS Online Course
(FOR REFRESHER COURSE, see further down)
As a result of the coronavirus lockdown, we’re now offering both the SMSTS and SSSTS courses as remote learning via the Zoom video conferencing app. Applicants will receive video training from a qualified instructor, cover the same topics as the classroom course and receive the same certificate.
The course will cost £400 + VAT due to lower overheads. For more information or to register your interest, email us at email@example.com or phone us on (01843) 821406 today.
Duration of course: 5 Days
Suggested progression: Requalification every 5 years
About the CITB Site Manager Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) online course
- You’ll be able to implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation affecting you and your colleagues daily work.
- Understand and implement new guidance and industry best practice to your work site.
- State and understand fully your duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.
If you already do, or are considering working where you have responsibilities for being in charge of your workforce (such as a site manager), which includes; planning, monitoring, organising, and administering staff, then this course is developed and aimed at you.
Covering all the required legislation that would affect the safe working in a building, civil engineering or construction industry. The course will teach you to understand the need for risk assessment within your workplace and construction sites, how to implement the required controlled safety measures, and the importance of excellent communication between you and your entire workforce. This will help you to create and sustain an excellent health and safety culture across the board for employees.
The CITB Site Manager Safety Training course is the standard, required training for all supervisors, which is endorsed by Build UK. The course will give you a full understanding of environmental, welfare, and health and safety issues that affect the work you and your team do.
Legal responsibilities and the requirement to have in place – and to promote – health and safety on a regular basis will also be taught, so that you and your colleagues can supervise these aspects in the most profound and efficient way possible.
Duration and cost
The course takes a full five days to complete and will be delivered remotely, via Zoom, where you will be trained by professional, highly qualified instructors with a wealth of experience. All course materials will be delivered via email link prior to your start date.
The course costs £400 per person plus VAT. For group bookings please contact us to find out more.
Refresher courses are available for you to attend and to remain qualified in this area.. Currently, these need to be done every five years before the expiration of your certificate. If you fail to attend a refresher course, you will have to retake the main course again once your certificate has expired.
The refresher course will help to keep your qualification in date, and you up to date with the latest industry requirements, to manage a safe working environment.
CITB Site Manager Safety Training Scheme Refresher Course
(via Zoom) – £280 + VAT
This refresher course is for those that have already qualified in the CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme. This course can currently be taken every five years after your previous qualification/refresher course.
About the SMSTS Refresher course
The course will bring you up to date with the very latest health and safety knowledge with any changes, including legislative, being highlighted since you last qualified, and how these will affect your workplace and colleagues work.
The course material will naturally progress from your original course, and you’ll be introduced to new subjects surrounding this area too.
Once you have completed this course, it will allow you to apply all the latest current environmental, welfare and health and safety legislation within your work. It has a great impact upon your managerial role and the way your colleagues work to get their jobs done safely and efficiently.
You will also be able to implement the latest industry best practice knowledge and guidance to fulfil your duties and responsibilities for everyone’s safety, welfare, and for the environment you’re working in and around.
Duration & cost
The course will take 2 full days to be completed, with training provided to you by experienced, knowledgeable, and highly qualified instructors.
This refresher course will cost £280 plus VAT per person. If booking a group onto the course, please contact us for discount on group bookings.
So get in touch with us today to book onto the CITB Site Manager Safety Training Course or the Site Managers Safety Training Scheme Refresher Course.
No matter what your job, all staff should know their responsibilities for health and safety. If they don’t why not get in touch with us via our contact form today to help make your workplace a safer environment?
Alternatively you could email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.
Not sure this is the right course for you? If you’re a Supervisor, why not take a look at our SSSTS course.