Who Should Attend?
The Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) is designed for site managers, agents and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce.
This training course is designed to enable managers to help site managers, agents and supervisors to:
Manage health and safety on-site in accordance with current legal provisions, and within the context of their management or supervisory role.
Develop an understanding of responsibilities and accountability for site health, safety and welfare.
Recognise that a safe site is efficient, economical and productive.
SMSTS Course Content
Introduction to health and safety law, duties, responsibilities, enforcement and sanctions.
Overviews/explanations of relevant construction activity legislation.
Accident costs, causes, investigation, prevention and reporting requirements.
Risk assessment and ‘principles of prevention’.
Safety management systems, policies, plans, performance and measuring.
Management of Contractors.
Development of ‘safe systems of work’ and permit systems.
Behavioural science including awareness of human error.
Motivating safety behaviour:
Recognition of an organisation’s duties and responsibilities.
Recognition of responsibilities of Managers, Supervisors and Operatives.
Production of site activity instructions (safe system of work).
Planning for health and safety within the context of a project.
By the end of the Site Management Safety Training (SMSTS) course, delegates will be aware of and be able to:
Implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which effects 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.
SMSTS Training Course Methods
A high proportion of discussions, best practice sharing, syndicate exercises and case studies will be supplemented with video and classroom based tutorials.
A certain amount of course content will require delegates to compile and present their understanding of how to comply with current legislation for assessment; delegates are increasingly finding the use of a laptop during these sessions helpful.
Delegates will be continuously assessed during the course in preparation for the final multiple choice examination.
No Entry Requirements
Where do you want to study this course?
Birmingham, B16 0AA, Bristol, BS4 3HQ, Cambridge, CB1 3LH, Cardiff, CF10 4EE, Edinburgh, EH3 9DE + 15 more
9:00am - 5:00pm, Buy a voucher - arrange start date later
Full time, Weekend
Professional or Industry specific qualification
Beginner Intermediate Advanced
Duration: Variable - to suit the learner
Other regulated/accredited qualification
The first impressions of the room provided for the course and the facilities provided were excellent and in comes the one conducting the course for the next 5 days , his introduction etc before the lectures were such that I felt very welcome and the tensions of the first day was all wiped off, Tony Roy, conducted the course in a very relaxed and informative manner that one could approach him at any times. even after the lectures at the end of the day to discuss ones doubts. Thanks Kn ight Learning will be coming to for other CITB courses I require and hope the lectures will be as informative as Tony Roy. Joseph Alles.
Informative course leading to a recognised qualification. Good tutors. The course could be more conveniently located ie not in the centre of Exeter
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Very good course and goods teachers
This is my 1st refresher course with Aidan again. I done this course 3 years ago and I thoroughly enjoyed it As usual an excellent course again, can not fault it and will definitely be back again in 3 years
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