Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme - SSSTS (CITB)



Start Date



Duration TBCDate TBCStoke, Staffordshire£225

Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme.

Suitable For

  • First line managers, foremen, gangers, team leaders and supervisors.
  • Those who have, or are about to acquire, supervisory responsibilities and need to understand their legal duties & contribute to the instruction, supervision and monitoring of tasks and activities to ensure safety on site.

Aims & Objectives

  • Understand the problems of the industry.
  • Appreciate how health and safety law is structured.
  • Identify how their supervisory role fits into that of the manager in controlling site safety.
  • Carry out risk assessments and understand the need for method statements.
  • Carry out site inductions, tool box talks and method statement briefings.
  • Understand what is meant by proactive and reactive monitoring and appreciate their need.

Course Content

  • Construction accidents: types, numbers and immediate and underlying causes
  • Health & Safety legal system acts, regulations, approved codes of practice and guidance notes
  • Risk assessments in such areas as:
  • Working at height
  • Demolition
  • Noise
  • Occupational health
  • Fire
  • Control of contractors
  • Electricity
  • Confined spaces