You will be taking the same SMSTS course tailored for virtual training, with group activities, live trainer and plenty of interaction all from the convenience of your own home. No travel, no contact. Take advantage of lockdown and further your career with an SMSTS qualification.
SMSTS training will help site managers, agents and supervisors to manage health and safety on-site in accordance with current legal provisions, and within the context of their management or supervisory role.
SMSTS Online Virtual Training Courses
Delivered over 5 days virtually through Zoom and covering all relevant legislation and other aspects which affect safe working in the building and construction industries, this course highlights the need for risk assessment and control measures to sustain a health and safety culture amongst the workforce.
Who is the Virtual SMSTS online course for?
Site managers, agents and those responsible for planning, monitoring and controlling staff in the building and construction industries.
SMSTS Course Entry Requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this Virtual CITB SMSTS online course, although you will need a good understanding of spoken and written English. If you have any worries or concerns in these areas please call or chat with us online.
To attend our virtual SMSTS course you’ll need access to a computer, laptop or tablet and an internet connection.
CITB SMSTS Virtual Assessment
The end of the course assessment consists of 20 multiple choice questions and 5 short written questions. There are 5 safety critical questions in each exam paper. The delegate must get all 5 of these questions correct to pass the exam.
The multiple-choice questions are worth one point each, whilst written questions can score between 1-3 marks. Delegates are also expected to be interactive during the course and will be assessed by the trainer throughout. To pass the course you must pass the examination and the trainer’s review.
Although you’ll do this remotely on your computer/laptop/tablet it is still under exam conditions and you are not allowed help from others during the assessment.
ECS Managers Black Card
Successfully completing your Virtual CITB SMSTS Online Course can go towards your application for your ECS Managers Black Card. To find out more read our blog on the ECS Managers card.
CITB Construction Levy
If you are a construction business or employer-based in Great Britain you can register with the CITB and have access to CITB funding.
You can then claim grants, £50 per day, for staff you declare on your Levy Return who receive training.
How do I claim?
It’s simple to claim your grant, just provide the below information to Project Skills Solutions before or on the course so we can include on the delegate’s registration form.
- Employer’s name.
- Employer’s address.
- Employer’s 7-digit CITB registration number.