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CITB – Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

Course Overview:

This course is for you if you’re considering, or already have, responsibilities for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff e.g. site manager.
It covers all relevant legislation affecting 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 and a safe site.

Course Outline:

• The Health and Safety at Work Act
• Duties and responsibilities of those who implement/manage health and safety issues
• Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations 2007
• Understand, complete and implement Risk assessments/method statements
• Behavioural safety, accident trends and prevention
• Management of Site Safety and Occupational Health
• Electricity
• Excavations
• Working at height
• Scaffolding
• Demolition
• Confined spaces

Course Duration:

5 Days block or day release

Course Assessment:

Continuous assessment via individual and group exercises, plus a multiple-choice test

Course Certification:

CITB Site Safety Plus Certification

Course Qualification:

For details of any CITB grant available, please contact CITB on 0344 994 4455 or visit

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