SMSTS Refresher

Site Management Safety Training Scheme – Refresher: Site Safety Plus

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Max Number of Delegates: 20
Duration: 2 Days
Length of Certification: 5 Years
Accreditation: CITB

Course Outline

This course is a refresher of the full SMSTS course. Taking this course will update your knowledge of your responsibility in the legislation to assist in safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It will refresh you in having an understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues.

Who Should Attend

Site Managers, Site Supervisors, Project Managers or anyone with on-site managerial responsibilities who have previously attained the full SMSTS qualification and who wish to renew. This course will need to be completed before your certificate expires or you will have to re-take the full qualification.

Training Methods

This is a highly interactive course, taught through case studies, classroom discussions, group work and individual or group presentations. There will also be some self-study required outside of the course attendance.

Assessment Method

A continuous assessment based on both days of attendance and a final multiple-choice exam.

Course Content

  • The current focus of the Health & Safety Executive’s attention
  • Risk assessment and method statements
  • Construction Site Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)
  • Behavioural safety
  • Occupational health
  • Overview and changes to the current legislation affecting construction

Additional Information

A good understanding of spoken and written English is required for this course.

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