Health & Safety Training

Site Management Safety Training Scheme

This Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) 5 day course covers all relevant legislation and other issues that affect safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It highlights the need for risk assessment in the workplace, the implementation of the necessary control measures and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture among the workforce.

The SMSTS course will demonstrate how to meet the ever-increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management on site.

Site Management Safety Training Scheme - Who should attend?

Construction site managers, agents, quantity surveyors, construction directors and project directors, and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce.

SMSTS - Course Content

Successful candidates attending the Site Management Safety Training Scheme will gain knowledge in:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • CDM Regulations 2007
  • Site set-up
  • Risk assessments/method statements
  • Working at height S
  • caffolding
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Demolition
  • Confined spaces
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices

Candidates will gain a Construction Skills Site Safety Plus certificate

Site Management Safety Training Scheme - Course Assessment

This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual/group presentations. Candidates will be continuously assessed through individual and group exercises and will have to complete an end-of-course multiple-choice test.

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) certificate has to be renewed every five years by attending the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher course.

All courses at trainingwales are inclusive of VAT.

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