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CITB SMSTS

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) would benefit site managers, agents and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring and administering groups of staff and workforce.

  • 2 November
    2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November 2018
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Fri 02 Nov 09:00 - Fri 02 Nov 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 2
    Fri 09 Nov 09:00 - Fri 09 Nov 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 3
    Fri 16 Nov 09:00 - Fri 16 Nov 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 4
    Fri 23 Nov 09:00 - Fri 23 Nov 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 5
    Fri 30 Nov 09:00 - Fri 30 Nov 17:00
    Victoria
    Victoria
    • £450.00 excl. VAT
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  • 6 December
    6, 13, 20 December, 3, 10 January
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Thu 06 Dec 09:00 - Thu 06 Dec 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 2
    Thu 13 Dec 09:00 - Thu 13 Dec 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 3
    Thu 20 Dec 09:00 - Thu 20 Dec 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 4
    Thu 03 Jan 09:00 - Thu 03 Jan 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 5
    Thu 10 Jan 09:00 - Thu 10 Jan 17:00
    Bedford
    Bedford
    • £450.00 excl. VAT
  • 4 January
    4, 11, 18, 25 January, 1 February
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Fri 04 Jan 09:00 - Fri 04 Jan 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 2
    Fri 11 Jan 09:00 - Fri 11 Jan 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 3
    Fri 18 Jan 09:00 - Fri 18 Jan 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 4
    Fri 25 Jan 09:00 - Fri 25 Jan 17:00
    Victoria
    Session 5
    Fri 01 Feb 09:00 - Fri 01 Feb 17:00
    Victoria
    Victoria
    • £450.00 excl. VAT
  • 5 February
    5, 12, 19, 26 February, 5 March
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Tue 05 Feb 09:00 - Tue 05 Feb 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 2
    Tue 12 Feb 09:00 - Tue 12 Feb 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 3
    Tue 19 Feb 09:00 - Tue 19 Feb 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 4
    Tue 26 Feb 09:00 - Tue 26 Feb 17:00
    Bedford
    Session 5
    Tue 05 Mar 09:00 - Tue 05 Mar 17:00
    Bedford
    Bedford
    • £450.00 excl. VAT
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Description

What you will learn

  • An ability to implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects you during daily work
  • How to implement new guidance and industry best practice
  • State duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment

Location: Sandy, Bedfordshire, Victoria, London, Essex, Kent, Midlands, Hertfordshire and more

This course can also be delivered at your premises

COURSE DETAIL

Overview

This CITB accredited certificate provides delegates with an understanding of their responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health and welfare, current health and safety legislation. 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.

This industry-recognised course is ideal for individuals or companies who need to meet the ever-increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management on site.

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.

Duration: Five days

Delegates are required to attend all five sessions in accordance with the course programme (regardless of delivery method undertaken) to achieve the necessary learning objectives to qualify for the certificate. If this is not possible. the delegate must enrol on a new course and retake the full five-day course.

Assessment: Assessment will be by multiple choice questions and completion of core exercises and a case study.

Certification: On successful completion of this course each delegate will receive a CITB certificate valid for 5 years. 

 

Course programme 

Day one

  • Course introduction
  • Aims and objectives
  • Questionnaire ‘What do you know’
  • Health and safety: facts and figures, accident prevention.  Health and safety system in the UK
  • The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations

  • Feedback on pre-course exercise
  • Health and safety and the manager
  • Implementing health and safety legislation
  • Review of day 1 and homework setting 

Day two

  • Introduction to Day 2
  • Report back and discussion on Exercise 1
  • Management of contractors
  • The working environment
  • Working at height
  • Health and safety management for plant, equipment and systems of work
  • Exercise 2: Managers ‘and supervisors’ responsibilities
  • Review of day 2 and homework setting

Day three

  • Introduction to day 3
  • Report back and discussion on exercise 2
  • Managing construction health risk
  • Monitoring health and safety
  • Exercise 3: Site briefing
  • Review of day 3 and homework setting

Day four

  • Introduction to Day 4
  • Report back and discussion on Exercise 3
  • Communication and co-operation
  • Construction health and safety
  • Exercise 4: Site layout
  • Review of day 4 and homework/ revision setting

Day 5                       

  • Introduction to day 5
  • Final preparation of Exercise 4
  • End of course examination
  • Debrief and discussion of Exercise 4 and presentation of material
  • End of course wrap-up and administration
  • End of course

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