CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)
This course is intended for project managers, site managers and supervisors as well as proprietors of small to medium sized companies. Client-based personnel would also benefit from attending the course. Possession of this qualification is listed in the Approved Code of Practice for the Construction (Design and Management) (CDM) Regulations as a demonstration of competence in the role of site manager.
To give an understanding of delegates’ responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health and welfare, current health and safety legislation.
This industry-recognised course is ideal for companies who need to meet the ever-increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management on site. The course fee includes the ConstructionSkills publication Construction Site Safety – Health, Safety and Environmental Information Manual (GE700) as well as other course materials.
The course covers The Health & Safety at Work Act and the regulations relevant to the construction industry. To include:
- Site Set-up
- CDM Regulations
- Risk Assessments
- Method Statements
- Confined Spaces
It also includes recent changes in accepted working practices. For those who successfully complete the course there is a recognised certificate.
Available from 2011
5 days - 08.30 am to 17.30 pm
1 day a week over 5 weeks or block 5 days in the same week.
N.B It must be stressed to all course attendees the need to attend ALL sessions since without full attendance the examining body will not award the CITB SMSTS Construction Site Managers Safety Certificate.