SMSTS Training - CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme
- 23 Jul 12 - 27 Jul 12
- 09:00 - 17:00
- 5 days
- Delivery Schedule:
- Cheadle, UK
- 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.
Cheshire (Cheadle) (View Map)Village Hotel
Conveniently sandwiched between the City of Manchester and the Peak District National Park, VILLAGE Manchester Cheadle is ideal for both urban warriors and fresh air fiends alike.
- Free on-site parking
- Disabled Facilities
From M6 Northbound
Exit M6 at Junction 19. At the roundabout turn right and follow the signs onto the A556 towards Manchester, the M56 and the Airport. Get onto the M56 at the next roundabout (Junction 7) towards Manchester & the Airport. Exit the M56 at Junction 3, signed M60 Stockport. Exit the M60 at Junction 2, signed Manchester Cheadle A560. At the roundabout, turn right onto the A560 towards Cheadle. Follow the road through two sets of traffic lights. At the third set of lights turn left onto the A5149 towards Cheadle Hulme. The Hotel is located on the left-hand side approximately one mile along this road.
From M60 and M62 Southbound
From the M62 join the M60 heading anti-clockwise, (southbound) signed to Stockport & Manchester Airport. Exit the M60 at Junction 3, signed A34 Cheadle & Wilmslow. Follow the road through the traffic lights. Exit the A34 at the slip road, signed Cheadle Royal & Cheadle. At the roundabout take the first road on your left onto Schools Hill, signed towards Cheadle & Cheadle Hulme. Follow the road to the T-Junction at the end. At the T Junction turn right onto the A5149 towards Cheadle Hulme. Take the first road on the left, signed to Cheadle Golf Club, and turn left into the car park.
From the M60 Clockwise (From the East)
From the M60, exit at Junction 3, signed A34 to Cheadle & Wilmslow. Follow the slip road to join the A34, and continue along this road through the traffic lights. Exit the A34 at the slip road, signed to Cheadle & Cheadle Royal. At the roundabout take the first road on your left onto Schools Hill, signed towards Cheadle & Cheadle Hulme. Follow the road to the T-Junction at the end. At the T Junction turn right onto the A5149 towards Cheadle Hulme. Take the first road on the left, signed to Cheadle Golf Club, and turn left into the car park.
Cheadle Hulme Rail station is the closest station, 1 mile away, but there is no taxi rank outside. There is a payphone at the station, which can be used to call a taxi.
Stockport Rail station is just 3 miles from the hotel. This is a main line station and is the stopping point for most of the fast trains to Manchester. Stockport station has a taxi rank outside.