What is SMSTS

WHAT IS SMSTS?

SMSTS is a course provided for people working in construction, aimed at site managers. The course is undertaken by approximately 10,000 people every year in the UK alone and is one of the most popular construction courses for site managers.

CITB Accredited

The Site Manager Safety Training Scheme course is accredited by the CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) and is nationally recognised as an essential part of modern day site guidance. The CITB recommend that the SMSTS course is taken by all site managers, site agents and owners of small to medium construction companies. In fact, an SMSTS qualification is a key requirement for anyone wanting to be a site manager and is listed in the Approved Code of Practice.

Workplace skills and safety should work hand in hand to encourage improved safety skills thus reducing accidents and injury. Whilst just 5% of the UK employed work in construction, it accounts for 22% of fatalities at work. Whilst the UK has some of the lowest occurrences of workplace injury, injuries still occur meaning it is vital that health and safety and risk management is constantly looked at. It is essential all organisations prepare thoroughly to comply with the law giving minimal risk to employees.

Who should take the CITB SMSTS Course?

The CITB SMSTS training course is aimed at construction workers who already have the responsibility of managing a site or are looking for a promotion.

Working on a construction site can be extremely high risk as there are potential dangers everywhere. The purpose of this CITB course is to encourage safe working within the construction site. In order for this to be possible, the site managers need to be knowledgeable about risks and dangers on the site.

As the manager or supervisor of a team, you are responsible for their Health & Safety and be the primary contact should an incident occur, meaning that you need to be fully prepared for any eventuality. Regardless of your teams size, you need to be prepared for all kinds of injury and incidents, which this CITB course can assist with.

Why take an accredited SMSTS Course?

The SMSTS course is an important part of the development of any construction site supervisor. The course has been created for site managers who are working within the construction and civil engineering industry, meaning it is extremely relevant to every day tasks.

The course is recognised nationwide across the UK and is a key requirement for anyone hoping to be a site manager and is listed in the Approved Code of Practice as a recommended course for site management.

The SMSTS course is essential for managers and is run across the UK, making it easy for anyone to attend a course. If you are still wondering ‘what is SMSTS’ you can contact us on 01892 543000

See London SMSTS courses below or use the search tool above for your local centre:

SMSTS Courses in London, search instead for: Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle & Glasgow

CIOB, London (Holborn) 0.60 miles away
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Mon, 11 Mar 24
Fri, 15 Mar 24
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£530.00
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Mon, 29 Apr 24
Fri, 03 May 24
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£530.00
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Mon, 17 Jun 24
Fri, 21 Jun 24
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£530.00
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Mon, 29 Jul 24
Fri, 02 Aug 24
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£530.00
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Mon, 19 Aug 24
Fri, 23 Aug 24
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£530.00
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Union Jack Club, London (Waterloo) 0.79 miles away
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Start Date
End Date
Delivery
Price exVAT
CITB SMSTS 5 Day Course
Fri, 01 Mar 24
Thu, 28 Mar 24
Day Release
£455.00
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Mon, 18 Mar 24
Fri, 22 Mar 24
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£499.00
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Wed, 03 Apr 24
Wed, 01 May 24
Day Release
£469.00 £499.00
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Mon, 08 Apr 24
Fri, 12 Apr 24
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£455.00
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Mon, 22 Apr 24
Fri, 26 Apr 24
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£469.00
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The Bridge, London (Southwark) 1.39 miles away
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Start Date
End Date
Delivery
Price exVAT
CITB SMSTS 5 Day Course
Tue, 05 Mar 24
Tue, 02 Apr 24
Day Release
£495.00
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Thu, 09 May 24
Thu, 06 Jun 24
Day Release
£495.00
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11 Thornsett Road, London (Wandsworth) 5.21 miles away
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Start Date
End Date
Delivery
Price exVAT
Thu, 21 Mar 24
Thu, 18 Apr 24
Day Release
£500.00
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Thu, 25 Apr 24
Thu, 23 May 24
Day Release
£500.00
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Thu, 30 May 24
Thu, 27 Jun 24
Day Release
£500.00
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Thu, 04 Jul 24
Thu, 01 Aug 24
Day Release
£500.00
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Thu, 08 Aug 24
Thu, 05 Sep 24
Day Release
£500.00
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Bizniz Point, 44 Broadway, London (Stratford) 6.00 miles away
Course
Start Date
End Date
Delivery
Price exVAT
Mon, 11 Mar 24
Fri, 15 Mar 24
Block
£479.00
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Mon, 08 Apr 24
Fri, 12 Apr 24
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£479.00
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Mon, 13 May 24
Fri, 17 May 24
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£479.00
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Mon, 10 Jun 24
Fri, 14 Jun 24
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£479.00
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