This SSSTS (Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme) Course is ideal for first time site supervisor training.
The SSSTS qualification will give site supervisors a level of understanding of certain issues such as their legal health and safety responsibilities.
SSSTS Course Details
SSSTS Course Details
- Why they are carrying out their identified duties.
- Also what is expected of them to ensure that they contribute to the safety of the workplace.
- Understand the problems of the industry.
- Understand how health and safety law is structured as well as how it applies to supervisors.
- Identify how their supervisory role fits in with the management structure in controlling the site safely.
- Carry out risk assessments and understand the need for method statements.
- Carry out effective site inductions, toolbox talks and method statement briefings.
- Be able to monitor site activities effectively.
- Also when bad practice is identified to understand the importance of quick intervention.
Firstly, the course aims to ensure that all those given supervisory responsibilities understand:
Consequently, at the end of the course delegates will be able to:
This course is accredited by the CITB.
A good level of written and spoken English is required to successfully complete this course.
How is the course delivered and assessed?:
The information on this course is delivered through a series of cases studies, group discussions and individual presentations. At the end of the two days candidates will be required to pass a multiple choice test.
What is awarded after completion of the course?:
Once the course has been completed candidates will receive a CITB recognised Site Safety Plus certificate.
When does the qualification expire? :
The certificate lasts for 5 years. Please be aware there is no longer a grace period for this course.
How to renew the qualification?:
In order for candidates to renew their qualification they must attend the 1 day refresher course. If candidates do not attend this and their qualification expires the full 2 day SSSTS course will have to be taken again.