Construction site managers and supervisors have a legal duty to ensure the safety and health of fellow workers and the public – attending the SMSTS training can show you comply with the laws and prepare you to manage a safe site at all times.

SMSTS is a five-day course (delivered one day per week over five consecutive weeks) that is ideal for those in any role of responsibility within the construction industry – site managers, project managers, supervisors as well as proprietors, or for anyone looking to become a site manager in the future.
The SMSTS course will focus on risk assessment learning how to work and manage following the regulations stipulated by the Health and Safety at Work Act.

Topics covered include planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering:

  • Health & Safety at Work Act
  • CDM Regulations 2015
  • Risk Assessments
  • Method Statements
  • Behavioural safety
  • Asbestos
  • Accident prevention and reporting (RIDDOR)
  • Working at Height
  • Management of occupational health
  • Scaffolding
  • Excavations
  • Demolition
  • Electricity
  • Confined Spaces
  • Site Set-Up
  • First Aid regulations
  • Fire Safety

Delegates are required to attend all five days of the SMSTS training in order to be awarded the qualification.

At the end of the training there is a final examination, passing the exam will qualify the individual for the CITB certificate in construction site management which is then valid for five years.

Certificate holders are required to sit the refresher course prior to the expiry period to renew their qualification. It is recommended that certificate holders sit the refresher course every three years.

Certificate holders are required to sit the refresher course prior to the expiry period to renew their qualification.

It is recommended that certificate holders sit the refresher course every three years.

Safety Horizon (SW) is an authorised provider of CITB SMSTS training, with an exceptional track record of delivery to hundreds of delegates. Our courses are held in a superb learning environment and our delegates enjoy our delivery. Book your place today, contact us below and should you have any questions, just ask!