Our SSSTS course in Peterborough is designed to provide knowledge of the health and safety requirements of a construction site. It is a requirement of anyone that is working in a supervisor position on site, with a responsibility for overseeing other workers. The course provides an overview of their legal responsibility and everything they need to know to ensure health and safety guidelines are followed on site.
Who is The SSSTS Training Course Aimed At?
Our SSSTS training course in Peterborough is aimed at those who are existing supervisors on a construction site or those new to a supervisory role. SSSTS stands for Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme and the course material is aimed at providing attendees with knowledge of the latest health and safety legislation and procedures, environmental issues they should bear in mind and what are the legal responsibilities of an employer.
The SSSTS course in Peterborough is ideal for supervisors whether they have any previous knowledge or not, as it provides an outline of the common issues that can occur on a construction site and how it is the responsibility of everyone to work together to identify the hazards and minimise risk to themselves and others.
When the SSSTS course is completed, there is the option to progress and take the next course with is the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS), which is also provided by Target Zero. Please let us know if this is of interest.
What Does The SSSTS Course Consist Of?
The SSSTS Course in Peterborough is two days long and it is essential to attend both days within a period of two weeks to pass the course. We provide a SMSTS weekend course in Peterborough if this is easier to fit around your working week.
The course will consist of a mix of class discussion, exercises and a multiple choice questionnaire at the end to demonstrate your learning.
Our Peterborough SSSTS Course includes the following:
- An overview of the role of a supervisor
- The UK legal system
- The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
- Risk assessment procedures
- Working at a height
- Occupational health, including constructing better health
- Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007
- The Reporting of Injuries Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regs 1995
- Presentation skills (via toolbox talks)
- Syndicate exercises
- 25 question multiple choice examination
Upon completion, you will receive the CITB Site Supervisors’ Safety certificate which is valid for five years, after which you will be required to take a SSSTS refresher course in Peterborough or venue of your choice, we provide this course at Target Zero.
We advise our delegates to take the refresher course after three years to ensure they are aware of the very latest legislation.
If you are interested in booking a space on our SSSTS course in Peterborough for yourself or a member of your company, you can book a place online or over the phone by calling 0333 444 0018. If you would like any further information about our courses, please do not hesitate to ask, we will be happy to answer your questions and advise.