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DateOctober 23 2017
TitleSMSTS Refresher
Time09:00 - 16:30
Duration2 Days


Duration: 2 Days

The CITB Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher is aimed towards individuals who hold a current SMSTS certificate and wish to renew their qualification for another five years.
The training is designed to ensure that personnel maintain and up-date their current health and safety knowledge. The refresher course covers changes to legislation, approved codes of practice and best working practice within the industry.
Individuals wishing to renew their SMSTS certificate must provide a copy of the original five day course certificate. Details of the course venue and the date of the course should also be provided if known. Only those individuals who have passed the five day course and provided evidence of this will be eligible to take the two day refresher course.

Who is the Course for?

This course is for existing SMSTS holders. You must hold a valid Site Manager’s Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) certificate, which has been gained within the last five years.

What will the course cover?

  • Appreciate recent developments in construction legislation accident causes, costs and reasons for prevention
  • Understand the legal system, relevant legislation, Approved Codes of Practice, Guidance Notes Codes of Practice and
  • Case Law
  • Conduct risk assessments
  • Monitor health and safety performance
  • Understand best practice in the management of sub-contractors
  • Disseminate information to operatives and sub-contractors

What will they/you learn?

  • Manage health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions within the context of their role
  • Develop an understanding of responsibilities and accountability for site health, safety and welfare
  • Recognise a safe site is efficient, economical and productive
  • Delegates will receive a new Site Safety Plus certificate upon successful completion of this course which is valid for another five years

Pre-course Preparation and Assessment

There is no pre-course preparation required to attend this course however a good understanding of spoken and written English is ideal.
This qualification is assessed through continuous assessment via individual and group exercises with a multiple-choice examination.

In-House Training options

If you are representing a business this course can be run exclusively and tailored to suit your company’s specific learning requirements and organisational needs. Costs are dependant on the number of days and bespoke content.

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