Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) – CITB

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Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Course Overview

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) course is an accredited CITB course for project managers, site managers, supervisors, business owners and clients. The SMSTS course is a nationally recognised safety qualification and has become a requirement for many many major contractor groups for all managers working onsite. If you have or will be attaining a management role within the construction industry, then you will need to take the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) course.

The SMSTS course in Dartford, Kent is for a duration of 5 days and teaches delegates the laws, regulations and duties of a manager in relation to health and safety in the construction industry. The SMSTS course is ideal for those who have or will be attaining a role with managerial responsibilities.The 5 day SMSTS training course teaches site managers, agents and other roles who are, or will be responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and managing groups of staff.
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SMSTS Course Aims

To ensure all those given management/supervisor responsibilities understand how to;

  • Manage health & safety onsite in accordance with current legal provisions and within the context of their management or supervisory role
  • Develop an understanding of responsibilities and accountability for site health, safety and welfare
  • Recognise a safe site is efficient, economical and productive

SMSTS Course Content

  • Course overview
  • Implementing health & safety legislation
  • Managers’ and supervisors’ responsibilities
  • Site briefing
  • Site layout
  • The Health & Safety at Work Act
  • Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations 2007
  • Risk assessments/method statements
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices
  • Behavioural safety
  • Management of occupational health
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Working at height
  • Scaffolding
  • Demolition
  • Confined spaces

 

Qualifications You Will Gain From CITB SMSTS Course

After completion of the CITB SMSTS course, you will gain a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate.

You must renew your qualification every five years by attending the CITB SMSTS Refresher course, yet this must take action before your certificate expires, or you will need to re-take the full SMSTS course. Here at Project Skills Solutions, we offer the CITB SMSTS Refresher course available at our nationwide training centres and competitive rates – so be sure to book your course in time!

Project Skills Solutions Training Venue

Our training venue is located at The Nucleus Business and Innovation Centre in Dartford, Kent, just off the Dartford Crossing. Enclosed within a sophisticated and modern building, surrounded by nature’s greenery, the training venue provides the perfect environment whilst you study your course. You’ll also find our training rooms are spacious and surrounded by windows, giving delegates enough natural lighting whilst studying. Nearby train stations include Dartford train station, which is a short 6 minutes drive away.Within close distance you’ll find a range of attractions including Bluewater Shopping Centre, which is a short 4.3 miles away.

The course hours are from 9am-4.30pm. There is plenty of onsite parking, however upon arrival you will need to request a permit from the training centre. Free lunch is provided alongside refreshments and upon arrival and throughout the duration of the course, you’ll be provided with all the learning material required to complete your course.

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