CITB SMSTS

The 5 day SMSTS course teaches delegates how to manage health and safety on a typical construction site. Learn alongside managers in your industry.

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Bedlington, Northumberland

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 1st Nov, Tue 2nd Nov, Wed 3rd Nov, Thu 4th Nov, Fri 5th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Southampton

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 1st Nov, Tue 2nd Nov, Wed 3rd Nov, Thu 4th Nov, Fri 5th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Edinburgh

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 1st Nov, Tue 2nd Nov, Wed 3rd Nov, Thu 4th Nov, Fri 5th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Birmingham, B27

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 1st Nov, Tue 2nd Nov, Wed 3rd Nov, Thu 4th Nov, Fri 5th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Blackburn

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 8th Nov, Tue 9th Nov, Wed 10th Nov, Thu 11th Nov, Fri 12th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Wirral

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 8th Nov, Tue 9th Nov, Wed 10th Nov, Thu 11th Nov, Fri 12th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Leeds

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Wed 10th Nov, Wed 17th Nov, Wed 24th Nov, Wed 1st Dec, Wed 8th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Liverpool

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 15th Nov, Tue 16th Nov, Wed 17th Nov, Thu 18th Nov, Fri 19th NovDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Leyland

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 15th Nov, Tue 16th Nov, Wed 17th Nov, Thu 18th Nov, Fri 19th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Manchester- Trafford Park

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 15th Nov, Tue 16th Nov, Wed 17th Nov, Thu 18th Nov, Fri 19th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Birmingham, Midlands

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 22nd Nov, Tue 23rd Nov, Wed 24th Nov, Thu 25th Nov, Fri 26th NovDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Brentwood, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 22nd Nov, Tue 23rd Nov, Wed 24th Nov, Thu 25th Nov, Fri 26th NovDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Wigan

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 22nd Nov, Tue 23rd Nov, Wed 24th Nov, Thu 25th Nov, Fri 26th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Birmingham, B27

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 29th Nov, Tue 30th Nov, Wed 1st Dec, Thu 2nd Dec, Fri 3rd DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Wakefield

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 29th Nov, Tue 30th Nov, Wed 1st Dec, Thu 2nd Dec, Fri 3rd DecDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Bedlington, Northumberland

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Leeds- LS27

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Glasgow- East Kilbride

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Newcastle

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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London SE1

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Brentwood, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Wirral

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Wakefield

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 6th Dec, Tue 7th Dec, Wed 8th Dec, Thu 9th Dec, Fri 10th DecDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Liverpool

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 13th Dec, Tue 14th Dec, Wed 15th Dec, Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Birmingham, Midlands

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 13th Dec, Tue 14th Dec, Wed 15th Dec, Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Edinburgh

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 13th Dec, Tue 14th Dec, Wed 15th Dec, Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Barnsley

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 13th Dec, Tue 14th Dec, Wed 15th Dec, Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Blackburn

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 13th Dec, Tue 14th Dec, Wed 15th Dec, Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Manchester- Trafford Park

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 13th Dec, Tue 14th Dec, Wed 15th Dec, Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 10th Jan, Mon 17th Jan, Mon 24th Jan, Mon 31st Jan, Mon 7th FebDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Bedlington, Northumberland

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 24th Jan, Tue 25th Jan, Mon 31st Jan, Mon 7th Feb, Tue 8th FebDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Chelmsford, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Thu 3rd Feb, Fri 4th Feb, Mon 7th Feb, Tue 8th Feb, Wed 9th FebDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Thu 10th Feb, Thu 17th Feb, Thu 24th Feb, Thu 3rd Mar, Thu 10th MarDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Ipswich, Suffolk

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 14th Feb, Tue 15th Feb, Wed 16th Feb, Thu 17th Feb, Fri 18th FebDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Bedlington, Northumberland

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 7th Mar, Tue 8th Mar, Wed 9th Mar, Thu 10th Mar, Fri 11th MarDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Tue 8th Mar, Tue 15th Mar, Tue 22nd Mar, Tue 29th Mar, Tue 5th AprDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Chelmsford, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Thu 17th Mar, Fri 18th Mar, Mon 21st Mar, Tue 22nd Mar, Wed 23rd MarDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Ipswich, Suffolk

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 4th Apr, Tue 5th Apr, Wed 6th Apr, Thu 7th Apr, Fri 8th AprDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Fri 8th Apr, Fri 15th Apr, Fri 22nd Apr, Fri 29th Apr, Fri 6th MayDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Chelmsford, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Thu 5th May, Fri 6th May, Mon 9th May, Tue 10th May, Wed 11th MayDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Wed 18th May, Wed 25th May, Wed 1st Jun, Wed 8th Jun, Wed 15th JunDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Ipswich, Suffolk

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Fri 10th Jun, Fri 17th Jun, Fri 24th Jun, Fri 1st Jul, Fri 8th JulDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 13th Jun, Mon 20th Jun, Mon 27th Jun, Mon 4th Jul, Mon 11th JulDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Chelmsford, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Thu 16th Jun, Fri 17th Jun, Mon 20th Jun, Tue 21st Jun, Wed 22nd JunDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Fri 15th Jul, Fri 22nd Jul, Fri 29th Jul, Fri 5th Aug, Fri 12th AugDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Chelmsford, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Wed 27th Jul, Thu 28th Jul, Fri 29th Jul, Mon 1st Aug, Tue 2nd AugDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Tue 9th Aug, Tue 16th Aug, Tue 23rd Aug, Tue 30th Aug, Tue 6th SepDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 5th Sep, Mon 12th Sep, Mon 19th Sep, Mon 26th Sep, Mon 3rd OctDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Ipswich, Suffolk

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 12th Sep, Tue 13th Sep, Wed 14th Sep, Thu 15th Sep, Fri 16th SepDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Chelmsford, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Wed 14th Sep, Thu 15th Sep, Fri 16th Sep, Mon 19th Sep, Tue 20th SepDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Thu 6th Oct, Thu 13th Oct, Thu 20th Oct, Thu 27th Oct, Thu 3rd NovDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Ipswich, Suffolk

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Tue 18th Oct, Tue 25th Oct, Tue 1st Nov, Tue 8th Nov, Tue 15th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Chelmsford, Essex

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Wed 2nd Nov, Thu 3rd Nov, Fri 4th Nov, Mon 7th Nov, Tue 8th NovDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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West Lothian

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Fri 4th Nov, Fri 11th Nov, Fri 18th Nov, Fri 25th Nov, Fri 2nd DecDuration: 5 days course including lunch
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Ipswich, Suffolk

Course name: CITB SMSTSDate(s) of course: Mon 28th Nov, Tue 29th Nov, Wed 30th Nov, Thu 1st Dec, Fri 2nd DecDuration: 5 days course not including lunch
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Course Details

The SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme) course is designed for Site Managers, site agents and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for:

  • Planning
  • Organising
  • Monitoring
  • Controlling
  • Administering groups of staff

SMSTS Training Course

SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme)
training will help site managers, site 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.

Entry Requirements

To attend this course you must have a good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.

Assessment and Exams

This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussions, group work and individual/ group presentations. In addition you will be required to undertake some self study outside of the course. You will be continually assessed throughout the course, plus take a multiple-choice test at the end of the course.

Qualification/ Certification

Once delegates have successfully completed the course they will be awarded with a CITB Site Safety Plus Certificate. This qualification must be renewed every 5 years by attending the SMSTS Refresher training course.

The United Kingdom Contractors Group (UKCG) recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all managers working on UKCG sites.

The SMSTS course is run over 5 days and is accredited by the CITB. Courses run at training centres UK Wide, our most popular venues are Essex, Birmingham, Wakefield and Milton Keynes

The SMSTS training is accredited through the CITB, the training course is run over 5 days. We either run this course as a block 5 days or as day release.

NEW- SMSTS Training Courses in Basildon, Essex

Project Skills Solutions are pleased to announce that we are now running SMSTS training courses at our Basildon, Essex training centre. We are situation just off of the A127 so we are easily linked to Southend, Chelmsford, Grays, Brentwood and London.

Course Overview

The 5 day SMSTS course will teach 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 Training Courses

Our SMSTS course is run over 5 days nationwide at a training venue near you.
You will be continually assessed throughout the course, plus take a multiple-choice test.

Virtual CITB SMSTS Online Training Courses


Gain the same qualification and experience by taking our SMSTS Courses Virtually using Zoom Classroom. You have a realtime trainer who will deliver the course in an engaging and interesting way. The course structure has been developed to this remote delivery method so you get the same training without leaving your home. There is plenty of interaction and the trainer assistance throughout the course you aren't left on your own and you will have to attend set hours. This is a very popular method of taking the SMSTS courses you will be given full technical support to join and throughout the Virtual SMSTS Course.

Summary

This course is ideal for site managers, agents and persons who are, or are about to be responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff.

SMSTS Training

Delivered over 5 days 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 course for?

Site managers, agents and those responsible for planning, monitoring and controlling staff in the building and construction industries.

Entry Requirements

There is no formal entry requirements for this course, although you will need a good understanding of spoken and written English. If you have any worries or concerns in this areas please call or chat with us online.

Assessment

Assessment will be by multiple choice question paper at the end of the course. Delegates are also expected to be interactive during the course. You will also be assessed throughout the course in group activities for example.

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.

Course Content

Aims

The SMSTS course aims to help site managers and supervisor to:

  • Manage health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions, and within the context of their management or supervisory role
  • Develop an understanding of responsibilities and accountability for site health, safety and welfare, and
  • Recognise a safe site is efficient, economical and productive.

Objectives

At the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects them during their daily work
  • implement new guidance and industry best practice
  • state their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.

Course Content

  • Course overview
  • Implementing health and safety legislation
  • Managers' and supervisors' responsibilities
  • Site briefing
  • Site layout
  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations 2007
  • Risk assessments/method statements
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices
  • Behavioural safety
  • Management of occupational health
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Working at height
  • Scaffolding
  • Demolition
  • Confined spaces

Site Safety Plus

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The Level 1 Health and Safety Awareness course is part of the Site Safety Plus scheme that provides the framework for the building, civil engineering and allied industries training and career development.

The Site Safety Plus Scheme

Courses offered within Site Safety Plus include:

CITB Construction Levy

Claim £50 per day for your training course with Project Skills Solutions. To claim just provide the following information.

  • Employer's name.
  • Employer's address.
  • Employer's 7-digit CITB registration number.

Claim Your Grant on Site Safety Plus Courses

Course FAQs for CITB SMSTS

CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Thu 16th Dec, Fri 17th Dec, Mon 20th Dec, Tue 21st Dec, Wed 22nd DecDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Mon 10th Jan, Tue 11th Jan, Mon 17th Jan, Tue 18th Jan, Wed 19th JanDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Thu 24th Feb, Fri 25th Feb, Wed 2nd Mar, Thu 3rd Mar, Fri 4th MarDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Wed 6th Apr, Thu 7th Apr, Fri 8th Apr, Mon 11th Apr, Tue 12th AprDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Thu 19th May, Fri 20th May, Mon 23rd May, Tue 24th May, Wed 25th MayDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Wed 29th Jun, Thu 30th Jun, Fri 1st Jul, Mon 4th Jul, Tue 5th JulDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Thu 22nd Sep, Fri 23rd Sep, Mon 26th Sep, Tue 27th Sep, Wed 28th SepDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Thu 10th Nov, Fri 11th Nov, Mon 14th Nov, Tue 15th Nov, Wed 16th NovDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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CITB SMSTS

Date(s) of course: Mon 12th Dec, Tue 13th Dec, Wed 14th Dec, Thu 15th Dec, Fri 16th DecDuration: 5 daysPlatform: Zoom
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Virtual SMSTS Overview

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.

Site Safety Plus 1 day health and safety awareness course

  • Employer’s name.
  • Employer’s address.
  • Employer’s 7-digit CITB registration number.

Virtual SMSTS Course Content

CITB SMSTS Course Aims

The SMSTS course aims to help site managers and supervisor to:

  • Manage health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions, and within the context of their management or supervisory role
  • Develop an understanding of responsibilities and accountability for site health, safety and welfare, and
  • Recognise a safe site is efficient, economical and productive.

SMSTS Objectives

At the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects them during their daily work
  • implement new guidance and industry best practice
  • state their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.

SMSTS Course Content

  • Course overview
  • Implementing health and safety legislation
  • Managers’ and supervisors’ responsibilities
  • Site briefing
  • Site layout
  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations 2007
  • Risk assessments/method statements
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices
  • Behavioural safety
  • Management of occupational health
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Working at height
  • Scaffolding
  • Demolition
  • Confined spaces

Virtual SMSTS details

The SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme) course is designed for Site Managers, site agents and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for:

  • Planning
  • Organising
  • Monitoring
  • Controlling
  • Administering groups of staff

Taking the SMSTS course virtually online follows the same content as the classroom-based course. Furthermore, you will gain the same qualification and CITB card when you pass the SMSTS course.

SMSTS Virtual Training Course

SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme)
training will help site managers, site 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 Entry Requirements

To take this virtual course you must have a good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area. Here is a blog on what is involved in taking and joining the virtual SMSTS course.

Assessment and Exams

This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussions, group work and individual/ group presentations. In addition, you will be required to undertake some self-study outside of the course. You will be continually assessed throughout the course, plus take a multiple-choice test at the end of the course.

Qualification/ Certification

Once delegates have successfully completed the course they will be awarded a CITB Site Safety Plus Certificate. This qualification must be renewed every 5 years by attending the SMSTS Refresher training course.

The United Kingdom Contractors Group (UKCG) recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all managers working on UKCG sites.

The SMSTS course is run over 5 days and is accredited by the CITB. Courses run using zoom classroom or MS teams and you will be fully supported throughout the course.

The SMSTS training is accredited through the CITB, the training course is run over 5 days. We either run this course as a block 5 days or as day release.

Course FAQs for CITB SMSTS

E-Learning FAQs for CITB SMSTS

In-House Training for CITB SMSTS

Save £1000 on your SMSTS course

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We can train your group at your organisation or at one of our training centres.

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  • Flexible content targeted towards your organisation
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