CITB Temporary Works Supervisor

Learn about risk management of temporary works and how to support site management with the Temporary Works Supervisor Course. Earn a widely recognised certificate from the CITB Site Safety Plus Scheme.

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Overview

What is the Temporary Works Supervisor Course?

A Temporary Works Supervisor ensures the safe application and operation of temporary works on a construction site. Temporary Works Supervisors will oversee the installation, use and removal of temporary works, will conduct regular inspections and checks of the temporary works and provide guidance and instruction to workers involved in the temporary works.

By the end of the Temporary Works Supervisor course, you will have a comprehensive understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a Temporary Works Supervisor and you will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively oversee temporary works and contribute to a safe and successful construction project.

What will I learn on the Temporary Works Supervisor Course?

You will cover the following content on the CITB Temporary Works Supervisor Course:

  • The need for and the duties of a Temporary Works Supervisor
  • Other key roles involved in temporary works
  • Using the temporary works code of practice in relation to the role
  • Typical documents used in temp works
  • Other legislation and guidance with regards to temporary works
  • The importance of the 4Cs: communication, coordination, cooperation and competence
  • Risk management

For a full list of the course objectives, see the Course Content.

Who is the Temporary Works Supervisor Course for?

The Temporary Works Supervisor Course is aimed at those who have, or want to have, a supervisory role in temporary works on construction sites.

Course duration

The CITB Temporary Works Supervisor Course is a 1-day course.

Mandatory entry requirements

You will need to be able to read and write English to complete this course, there are no other formal requirements.

Course Content

Temporary Works Supervisor Course Content

The course is split into 5 modules:

Module 1 - What are temporary works?

  • Describe the different types of temporary works and solutions to problems that temporary works offer building projects

Module 2 - The history of temporary works

  • How legislative framework was created for temporary works to promote a safety conscious process
  • The hazards, risks and causes of failure in temporary works
  • How to avoid failure of temporary works, focussing on the 4Cs

Module 3 - Who is involved in temporary works?

  • Describe the key roles and responsibilities for managing and implementing temporary works

Module 4 - Planning temporary Works

  • management and control of design of temporary works
  • How the Temporary Works Supervisor supports the Temporary Works Coordinator in the management and control of temporary works
  • Key processes that form a safe system of work
  • The importance of risk classification and the impact of this on design and risk management

Module 5 - Managing the construction, erection and dismantling of temporary works

  • The key considerations which will help a Temporary Works Supervisor support the Temporary Works Coordinator in the coordination, supervision and checking of works on site during the construction, erection and dismantling of temporary works

Assessment

You will be continually assessed through out your course by the trainer that you understand the course material and that you are getting involved in activities and discussions. In addition, you will take a formal exam. The exam is 45 minutes long and consists of 19 multiple-choice questions and 3 written answer questions. The exam is open book, which means that you are allowed to use your course workbook (including any notes that you have written in it) for your exam.

Course Details

Once you have booked your Temporary Works Supervisor Course:

On receiving payment for your Temporary Works Supervisor Course, an email with your ‘course joining instructions’ is sent to you.

This document includes the following details:

  • Your chosen course date
  • Course start time at your chosen venue
  • Address of your chosen venue, including a map screenshot
  • Details of what to do if you need any special requirements to complete the course

You need to bring photographic ID, such as a driving licence or passport with you.

Lunch is not included, so please provide your own.

Mandatory entry requirements

You will need to be able to read and write English to complete this course, there are no other formal requirements.

What happens if failing a CITB Assessment Paper?

In the event that delegates fail a CITB assessment paper and they qualify to do a re-sit assessment, the assessment paper can ONLY be taken on the same day.

Special considerations

CITB allow "reasonable adjustments" to support delegates. This includes assistance from an invigilator, however adequate time must be given for arrangements to be made before the course starts. If you request support, details will be passed on confidentially to the trainer of the course to assess what arrangements can be made.

Claim Your Grant on Site Safety Plus Courses:

Find out what CITB courses are eligible for grants by visiting their website.

Qualification and Certification

Once you have successfully completed the course they will be awarded with a CITB Site Safety Plus Certificate. This qualification must be renewed every 5 years to be kept up-to-date.

Site Safety Plus

What is the Site Safety Plus Scheme?

The Site Safety Plus Scheme provides the framework for the building, civil engineering and allied industries training and career development. The training follows industry standards and laws to make sure everyone knows the most important safety rules. The CITB Temporary Works Coordinator course is part of the Site Safety Plus Scheme.

Courses offered within Site Safety Plus include:

  • Health and Safety Awareness (HSA): teaching basic safety on construction sites
  • Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS): for supervisors and managers
  • Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Refresher
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher
  • Temporary Works Co-ordinator Training Course (TWCTC)

Contact our team today to find out more about the Site Safety Plus Scheme and what CITB courses you or your company could benefit from.

Course FAQs for CITB Temporary Works Supervisor

What ID can I use for my CITB course?

When you attend a CITB Site Safety Plus course you need provide a form of photographic ID such as:

  • Passport: A valid passport of any nationality of the delegate – must not be more than 6 months out of date
  • Photo Card Driving Licence: A valid UK only driving licence with a photograph of the delegate – must not be more than 6 months out of date
  • Non UK Driving Licence: Showing a photograph of the delegate – must not be more than 6 months out of date
  • Work ID Card: Showing a photograph of the delegate – must not be more than 6 months out of date (if applicable) and refer to the delegates present employer
  • EU Country ID Card: Showing a photograph of the delegate – must be no more than 6 months out of date
  • CITB Scheme Card: Showing a photograph of the delegate – must be no more than 6 months out of date. Acceptable CITB Scheme cards include CSCS, CPCS, CISRS
  • Student ID Card: Showing a photograph of the delegate, as well as year of study (e.g. 2018/2019 or expiration date and name of the institution of study) – must be no more than 6 months out of date
  • Citizen Card: Showing a photograph of the delegate and be no more than 6 months out of date
  • Proof of Age Card: Cards issued nationally in the UK by VALIDATE UK, bearing the PASS hologram bearing a photograph of the delegate
  • Young Scots Card: Showing a photograph of the delegate – must be no more than 6 months out of date
  • British Armed Forces Card/Veterans Card: Showing a photograph of the delegate and for an employee or former employee of the Armed Forces only (not a dependent or spouse) – must be no more than 6 months out of date

If a delegate does not hold any of the above ID documents they will need to complete a waiver form.

Can I have help with any reading or writing?

If you have any concerns about possible assistance you might need during the course or assessment, contact one of our team using the online chat, by phone (0800 0213 263) or email us to discuss what your options are, as there are some courses that can not offer assistance without applying to the awarding body in advance of the course. If you think that you will need support with reading or writing, please let our team know as soon as possible before the course starts, so that we can make suitable arrangements for you.

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