SMSTS Academy

SSSTS (Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme)

SMSTS Academy
In Portsmouth

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Important information

Typology Course
Level Intermediate
Location Portsmouth
Class hours 12h
Duration 2 Days
  • Course
  • Intermediate
  • Portsmouth
  • 12h
  • Duration:
    2 Days

As mentioned above, this is an ideal course for anybody who is or wants to be an onsite supervisor. Prior knowledge is not essential or though time spent on a site would be recommended.

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Where and when
Starts Location
On request
Hampshire, England
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Hampshire, England
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What you'll learn on the course


Teachers and trainers (1)

Kevin Mitchell
Kevin Mitchell
Health and Safety trainer

Course programme

Who Should Attend? This course is for first line managers – those who have to, or are about to, acquire supervisory responsibilities. It provides an introduction to health and safety, welfare and environmental issues for those requiring an understanding of their legal responsibilities relevant to their work activities. It will provide a sound knowledge base to enable them to give valuable assistance in safely managing a construction site. This course is a classroom based session with minor coursework and exam at the end of the second day. AimThe aims and objectives on the two-day course are to ensure that all those given supervisory responsibilities understand:
  • Why they are carrying out their identified duties
  • What is expected of them

This is to ensure that they contribute to the safety of the workplace


  • Health & safety law
  • Developing a health & safety management system
  • Occupational health
  • Fire prevention & control
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • Hazardous substances
  • CDM
  • Working at height
  • PPE
  • Manual handling
  • Accidents and first aid
  • Toolbox talks
KnowledgeBy the end of the course delegates will be able to:
  • The objective of the course is to enable Delegates to, by the end of the course:
  • Understand the problems of the industry
  • Have an understanding of how health and safety law is structured
  • Identify how their supervisory role fits in with the manager in controlling the site safely
  • Carry out risk assessments and understand the need for method statements
  • Carry out site inductions, toolbox talks and method statement briefings
  • Understand what is meant by proactive and reactive monitoring and appreciate their need
AccreditationIf the candidate successfully passes the course, they will receive the CITB accredited certificate

Additional information

This is a great oppotunity for someone to go on a course in the Portsmouth Area

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