SMSTS Training - CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme
- Mon, 17 Sep 12 - Fri, 21 Sep 12
- 09:00 - 17:00
- 5 days
- Delivery Schedule:
- Newcastle upon Tyne, 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.
Newcastle upon Tyne (View Map)Village Hotel
Cobalt Business Park, West Allotment
Newcastle upon Tyne
The VILLAGE Newcastle is perfect for any UK business traveller looking for somewhere convenient to stay and is an ideal venue for your meeting and conference needs.
- On-site parking
- Disabled Facilities
Northbound by Car
Follow the A1M Northbound. Take the A194 towards Hebburn & Tyne Tunnel. Join the A19 towards the Tyne Tunnel. Continue through the Tyne Tunnel. Turn left at the roundabout towards Morpeth and continue North. At the next roundabout continue on the A19 North, take the next slip road on the left. Turn right at the roundabout onto A191. 'Whitley Bay' and New York. Go straight over the next roundabout, sign posted A191 'Whitley Bay' and Country Park. Turn right at the next roundabout onto Silverlink North. The VILLAGE Hotel is 100 yards on the right.
Southbound by Car
From the A1 southbound, join the A19 at Cramlington. Turn off to join A191 sign posted 'Whitley Bay' A191. At the roundabout take the second exit onto the A191 sign posted 'Whitley Bay'. Go straight over the next roundabout sign posted A191 'Whitley Bay' & Country Park. Turn right at the next roundabout onto Silverlink North. The VILLAGE Hotel is 100 yards on the right.
Newcastle central station is approximately 6 miles from the venue.