SMSTS Training - CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (DAY RELEASE)
- Tue, 06 Nov 12 - Tue, 04 Dec 12
- 08:45 - 17:00
- 5 days
- Delivery Schedule:
- Bristol, UK
Please note the dates for this course are: - 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th Nov & 4th Dec
- Course Agenda
- Who Should Attend?
- Other Dates
This 5 day SMSTS Training course is designed for site managers, site agents and persons who are, or due to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and a workforce. In order to obtain the qualification delegates MUST attend all days of their chosen course.
The SMSTS certificate is valid for 5 years, after which time candidates must sit the SMSTS Refresher course in order to renew their SMSTS certification
The SMSTS course covers all relevant legislation and other aspects which 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.
At the end of the SMSTS course successful candidates will be able to: -
- implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects them during their daily work
- implement new guidance and industry best practice
- state their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment
The SMSTS course will cover the following topics: -
- Site set up
- Risk Assessment
- Method Statements
- Confined Spaces
This course is intended for project managers, site managers and site supervisors as well as proprietors of small to medium sized companies. Client-based personnel would also benefit from attending the course.
At the end of the CITB SMSTS course, each individual has to pass an examination and present a suitable health and safety solution to a site activity which qualifies them for the Construction Site Managers Safety Certificate.
Delegates must attend all of the days, in accordance with the course programme, to achieve the necessary learning objectives to qualify for the certificate.
This certificate expires every five years. After this period certificate holders are required to sit the SMSTS two day refresher course to renew their qualification for a further five years.
Bristol (View Map)The Bristol Conference Centre,
The Wylands, Lower High Street, Shirehampton
Established in 1994, The Bristol Conference Centre offer a range of quality meeting rooms, conference, seminar and training facilities
- Free on-site parking
From the M5 motorway
Southbound - junction 18. Northbound - junction 18. Follow briefly directions for Avonmouth then follow directions to Shirehampton.
Take the first exit at roundabout. After going under motorway bridge and passing the Hope & Anchor public house on your right, you will arrive at the Lower High Street. Go through the traffic lights and 300 yards up the hill look for a concealed entrance in a high wall on the left with the sign "The Wylands" Bristol Conference Centre. (opposite a bus stop) The car park is at the back of the Conference Centre.
Access the M5 from either the second Severn Crossing (M49) or the Severn Bridge and the follow the above instructions for the M5 SOUTHBOUND at junction 18. The car park is at the back of the Conference Centre.
From Bristol City Centre
Take The Portway (A4) along the river Avon towards Avonmouth and M5. Approx 3/4 mile after TRAFFIC LIGHTS see a signpost for SHIREHAMPTON and turn right into Park Road. At the end turn slightly left and continue straight on through Shirehampton Village, the High Street, towards Avonmouth (passing the "George Inn" on your right) Pass the TEXACO petrol station on your left and where the road starts going down, look for a concealed entrance in a high wall on the RIGHT (opposite a bus stop) with a sign "The Wylands" Bristol Conference Centre. The car park is at the back of the Conference Centre.
Bristol has two train stations; Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway and the Bristol Conference Centre is approximately 25 minutes away by taxi from both.
Buses 40 and 41 (Showing Cribbs Causeway) are available from the City Centre (Stop Ch) opposite the Hippodrome. The journey takes approximately 25 minutes. Disembark at the stop AFTER Shirehampton Village Green and The Bristol Conference Centre is directly opposite. Buses 517 & 518 run from Bristol Parkway train station, the journey takes approximately 45 minutes.