CITB Site Supervisors' Safety Training (SSSTS)


CITB Site Supervisors' Safety Training (SSSTS)

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The SSSTS qualification is designed for those with supervisory roles within the construction industry. It provides a comprehensive overview of health & safety in a construction environment focusing on the responsibilities of the supervisor and their role in overseeing safety in a construction site environment. This qualification is ideal for first line managers, foremen, team leaders and supervisors.

Next Course - Birmingham 4-5 Apr 19
RRC Birmingham Training Centre Working in partnership with British Safety Services (BSS)

Studying your CITB Course with RRC

  • Over 100 years combined experience in delivering high quality training
  • Team of over 40 expert consultant trainers
  • Free copy of the CITB Safe Start, Health & Safety & Environmental handbook, endorsed by the UK Health & Safety Executive

Benefits of Achieving your CITB SSSTS qualification

  • Recognised qualification throughout the industry
  • Meets the standard of the UK Contractors Group (UKCG)

The objectives of the CITB Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course are to:

  • Understand the problems of the industry
  • Explain how health and safety law is structured, and 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
  • Monitor site activities effectively
  • Understand what is meant by proactive and reactive monitoring and appreciate their need

The CITB Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course covers:

  • Construction Accidents: types, numbers and immediate and underlying causes
  • Health and Safety Legal System
  • Acts, Regulations, Approved Codes of Practice and Guidance Notes
  • Risk Assessment in areas such as:
    • Work at height
    • Demolition
    • Noise
    • Occupational Health
    • Fire
    • Control of Contractors
    • Electricity
    • Confined Spaces 
The CITB SSSTS course is assessed by a short (25 question) multiple-choice exam and a tutor review. This may include short-answer tests, oral questions and answers, simulated practical exercises, role-play and problem-solving activities.
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