The CITB Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) refresher course is for delegates who have previously passed the two day Site Supervisor’s Safety Training Scheme course within the last five years and can provide proof of successful attendance. The qualification aims to bring health and safety knowledge up to date, as well as giving a thorough overview of the legislative changes and their impact in the workplace. The course includes a wide range of topics which have been affected by the changes to procedures built upon the material in the original course.

The course will cover:

  • Health and safety law
  • Developing a health and safety management system
  • Fire prevention and control
  • Electricity
  • Risk assessment and method statements
  • Hazardous substances
  • Construction (Design and Management) Regulations
  • Working at height
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Manual handling
  • Accidents and first aid
  • Communication
  • Tool box talks

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

Following successful completion of the course delegates will be have an understanding of:

  • How health and safety law is structured
  • How the supervisory role fits in with the manager’s role in controlling the site safely
  • Understanding the need for method statements
  • Construction Site Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Communication routes within site activity
  • Behavioural safety
  • Supervision of occupational health

Pre-course preparation
There is no pre-course preparation required to attend this course however a good understanding of spoken and written English is ideal.


Assessment
This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual/group presentations. You will be continuously assessed and required to successfully complete a multiple-choice test.

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