Phoenix Health and Safety

Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme - SSSTS

Phoenix Health and Safety
In Birmingham

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Important information

Typology Course
Location Birmingham
Class hours 15h
Duration 2 Days
Start December
  • Course
  • Birmingham
  • 15h
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Our Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) courses are aimed at people who have, or are about to acquire, supervisory responsibilities. The qualification gives supervisors an understanding of health, safety, welfare, environmental and legal issues. It serves to highlight the importance of promoting safety in order to supervise in an effective manner.

The training programme is endorsed by the United Kingdom Contractors Group as the standard course for all supervisors who work on UKCG sites.

Those who complete the course may want to progress to the five-day Site Management Safety Training Scheme course. For example, existing site managers, agents, surveyors and managers should consider this extra training.

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Birmingham (West Midlands)
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225 Hagley Road, B16 9RY


DecemberNow taking bookings

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· Qualification

Delegates gain certification by completing multiple-choice questions at the end of the course. They are also expected to be interactive during the course and they must attend both training sessions. Without full attendance, the certificate cannot be awarded. Delegates must also attend the sessions in order. When this does not occur on consecutive days, it must happen within two weeks. Those who are unable to do this due to extenuating circumstances (such as sickness) have to enrol on a new course and attend both days again. Certificates are valid for five years. However, because of changes in technology, environmental management, cultural behaviour and legislation, it is recommended that refresher courses are taken within three years.

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What you'll learn on the course

Construction Industry Problem Areas
Health and Safety Law
Application of Health and Safety Legislation
Supervisory Role Responsibilities
Site Safety Control
Risk Assessment
Method Statements
Site Inductions
Toolbox Talks
Site Activities Monitoring

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Course programme

While on the course, delegates gain an understanding of:

  • why they are carrying out their identified duties
  • what is expected of them
  • how they can contribute to the safety of the workplace

By the end of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • understand the problems of the industry
  • understand 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 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 the importance of timely intervention when bad practice is identified

Additional information

Interactive Homework To help candidates prepare for the multiple-choice assessment, they are provided with interactive revision materials covered by their course fees. These random multiple-choice questions are based on actual assessments and delegates receive immediate feedback. They can use the materials as many times as they wish.

Pass Rate Our pass rate for the SSSTS course is over 90%.