Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) CITB
What is it?
This two-day Site Safety Plus course is for site supervisors.
You will learn about your legal responsibilities regarding health, safety, welfare and environmental issues.
The certificate you gain is valid for 5 years.
Who is it for?
Suitable for those who have or who are about to acquire supervisory responsibilities in the construction industry.
What will I learn?
An introduction to health and safety, welfare and environmental issues for supervisors requiring an understanding of the legal responsibilities relevant to their work in safely managing a construction site.
An understanding of the occupational health problems within the construction industry and what is expected of site supervisors.
An understanding of how health and safety law is structured – Identifying how their supervisory role links in with the site manager’s role in controlling site safety
How to carry out risk assessments and understanding the need for method statements
A basic understanding of fire prevention & control, control of hazardous substances, construction design management regulations (CDM), working at height, personal protective equipment (PPE), manual handling, accidents and first aid.
Carrying out site inductions, toolbox talks and method statement briefings
Understanding and appreciating the need for proactive and reactive monitoring