An overview of the SMSTS Refresher Training Course:
After successful completion of the course, the delegate will reinforce their existing skills regarding relevant health and safety legislation, current guidance and best practice. In addition, the individual will also refresh their understanding of H&S, welfare and the environment.
This CITB SSSTS Refresher course includes the following elements:
- How health and safety law is structured
- How the supervisory role fits in with the manager’s role in controlling the site safely
- Understanding the need for method statements
- Construction Site Health, Safety and Welfare
- Communication routes within site activity
- Behavioural safety
- Supervision of occupational health
Delivery of the SSSTS Refresher Course
Target Zero deliver the CITB SSSTS Refresher course both remotely and in various classroom venues.
Attendance is required for the full day in order to take the exam. There are assessment exercises throughout the course and the 30-minute exam consists of 22 multiple choice and 4 safety critical questions which need to be answered correctly to pass the exam. The GE706 book can be used for the last 10 minutes of the exam.
The certificate lasts 5 years, this refresher course needs to be completed before the existing certificate expires. Alternatively, the delegate may look to book a SMSTS course with Target Zero. The CITB certificate takes 2 – 3 weeks and will be emailed to you.
Once you have booked online you will be emailed Joining Instructions, confirming the course details and the venue address. Please remember to bring photographic ID (passport or driving licence). If you have any questions, call 0333 444 0018.
We ask you to complete an Initial Assessment via a link that is emailed to you. It is a CITB requirement that all delegates have a sufficient level and understanding of English to take the course.
Confirmation of your result will be emailed shortly following the course completion.
The certificate will be emailed within 2 to 3 weeks after the course completion.
About SSSTS Refresher Course
Our CITB Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Refresher courses are designed to give delegates a broad reminder of their responsibilities for health and safety on construction sites. Approved and endorsed by the United Kingdom Contractors Group, the SSSTS refresher course is a must for anyone who occupies a supervisory role on UK sites and are looking to brush up on their knowledge of their legal responsibilities and the latest construction industry regulations.