Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Site Safety Plus
This is a five-day course which provides project managers, site managers and supervisors, business proprietors and client-based personnel with the knowledge and skills to enable them to ensure healthy and safe conditions for construction site employees.
Important SMSTS Refresher changes
Candidates must take an SMSTS Refresher course before their existing certificate expires, otherwise the full SMSTS course will have to be taken again. The six month grace period that used to be in place ceased to exist since 1 January 2016.
Build UK recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all managers working on Build UK sites.
- The Health and Safety at Work Act
- Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations
- Risk assessments/method statements
- Recent changes in accepted working practices
- Behavioural safety
- Management of occupational health
- Working at height
- Confined spaces.
5 days (block or day release available)
From £595 (includes cost of publications, registration/certification and lunch/refreshments)
Please visit the CITB grants available page for further information.
You must have a good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.
Assessment and exams:
This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual/group presentations. In addition you will be required to undertake some self-study outside of the course. You will be continuously assessed and required to successfully complete a multiple-choice test.
Upon successfully completing the course you will be awarded a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate.
This qualification must be renewed every five years by attending the SMSTS Refresher course.
Further qualifications include:
Course attendance requirements:
Please check the attendance requirements prior to booking.