CITB SSSTS - site supervisors safety training scheme

What topics are covered by the course?

The concise SSSTS courses will provide you with the skills to:

Identify problem areas found in the construction industry
Understand and appreciate proactive and reactive monitoring
Perform risk assessments and recognise the importance of method statements
Have an understanding of the way the health and safety laws are structured
Learn the skills needed to perform on site inductions, method statement briefs and toolbox talk

Who should attend?

The supervisors safety training scheme is now a requirement set out by the major contractors group for all supervisors who will be working on their sites. Construction skills and health and safety need to go hand in hand and made a priority to encourage improved work skills and reduced accidents and injuries. Not only is the SSSTS course a must put in place by the MCG, it is also ideal for anyone looking to take on a supervisory role within the construction industry.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Delegates attending CITB SSSTS courses and who successfully complete will receive a SSSTS certificate to show that they are able to help supervise in the construction industry and have understanding when it comes to health and safety in the work place. During the course the main topics of the syllabus are:

The Health and Safety Acts, Regulations and the Approved Codes of Practice and Guidance Notes
The Health and Safety Legal System
Causes, types and the numbers of construction accidents
Risk Assessments in all manner of construction circumstances such as:, working at height, demolition, occupational health, fire, electricity, confined spaces and the control of contractors

How will I be assessed?

A thirty minute multiple choice examination will follow the training. Upon successful completion of the SSSTS training the candidate will be awarded with the CITB Site Supervisory Safety Training Certificate.

Guide Price: 295

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Construction »
Duration: 2 days

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