CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme Refresher - SSSTS Refresher

Price: £195 +VAT

Duration: 1 day


Site supervision simplified GE 706 - Included in price

Maximum Delegates: 20

Minimum Delegates: 4


The refresher course is for delegates who have previously passed the two-day Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course and can provide proof of successful attendance.

It aims to bring health and safety knowledge up to date, as well as giving a thorough overview of the legislative changes and their impact in the workplace.

The course includes a wide range of topics which have been affected by the changes to procedures built upon the material in the original course.


Ensure delegates are aware of:

  • current trends within the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) direction of enforcement

  • recent developments in construction, legislation, health and safety, welfare and environmental issues

  • measures that will assist the practical implementation of responsibilities established by new legislation and working practices.


At the end of the period of training, delegates will be aware of and be able to implement:

  • all updated health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affect their role as a supervisor

  • new guidance and industry best practice affected by changes

  • their duties and responsibilities with regard to health, safety, welfare and the environment.


​Assessment will be by an exam paper at the end of the course.

Exam paper:

​The examination paper is compulsory and consists of 25 questions, selected by CITB, covering all aspects of the course.

The paper consists of 22 multiple choice questions and 3 short written questions. There are 4 safety critical questions in each exam paper. The delegate must get all 4 of these questions correct to pass the exam.

Course structure:
Module 1

  1. ​Health and safety law

  2. Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM)

  3. Health and safety management systems

  4. Risk assessments and method statements

  5. Statutory inspections and checks

  6. Reporting accidents, injuries and ill health

  7. Leadership and worker engagement

Module 2

  1. ​Health and welfare of the workforce

  2. First aid and emergency procedures

  3. Hazardous substances

  4. Asbestos

  5. Dust and fumes

  6. Noise and vibration

  7. Manual handling

Module 3

  1. Site set up and security​

  2. Fire prevention and control

  3. Electricity

  4. Plant and work equipment

  5. Lifting operations and lifting equipment

Module 4

  1. Working at height

  2. Excavations

  3. Underground and overhead services

  4. Confined spaces

  5. Temporary works

Module 5

  1. Environmental awareness

  2. Pollution

  3. Waste materials

  4. Nuisance


Certification for this course is valid for 5 years. To remain certified in this area, you will need to take a refresher course before the expiry date on your certificate, otherwise the full course will need to be retaken.

Meet Your CITB Trainers
Christopher Jones

Health and Safety Consultant

Chris has been part of the Logic team since 2016, progressing from his starting role as an Operations Co-ordinator, to his current role. Chris comes from an Outdoors First Aid and Warehousing background. Chris is responsible for undertaking site visits, training, CDM, and consultancy.


Further career development has seen Chris complete his Level 3 EATs qualification and his NCRQ Health and Safety Qualification. He is currently working towards completing his NVQ Level 6 in Occupational H&S.

Matt Bloomfield

Health and Safety Consultant

Matt has been part of the Logic team since 2008, progressing from his starting role as a technical administrator, to his current role. Matt comes from a multi-disciplined background, and is a strong and dedicated member of the Logic team. Matt is responsible for undertaking the majority of Logic Consult’s asbestos surveys and manages our extensive database.


Further career development has seen Matt complete his NEBOSH General Certificate and do Level 3 EATs qualification making Matt a valuable member of the Logic training team. Matt has just commenced his NVQ Level 5 in Occupational Health and Safety.

Brian Parish

Managing Director & Consultant

Having started his career as a safety adviser with SSC Ltd where he worked his way up to Senior Safety Manager, Brian has also worked in safety management for DJ Construction (Group Safety Manager), Balfour Beatty (Capital Projects Safety Manager) and BCJV (Project Safety Manager).


He has also worked with AMEC, Tarmac, Laing Construction, CEGB and Delta Engineering). With over 20 years’ experience working with health, safety and environment issues in the construction industry, Brian founded Logic in 2001.


His expertise has led to many significant achievements with the industry including winning the Building Industry’s Integrated Project Safety Award on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions in 2004 and 2005.