CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme
Duration: 2 days
Construction Site Supervision GE 706 - Included in price
Toolbox talks (GT700) - Included in price
Maximum Delegates: 20
Minimum Delegates: 4
This two-day course is intended for those who have, or are about to acquire, supervisory responsibilities.
The course covers all relevant legislation and other aspects which affect safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It highlights the need for risk assessment in the workplace, the implementation of the necassary control measures, and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture among the workforce.
The SSSTS course is endorsed by Build UK and exceeds the standard set by CITB for construction supervisors training.
The help site supervisors to:
supervise health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions and within the context of their role
develop an understanding of responsibility and accountability for site health, safety and welfare of workers on site
recognise that a safe site is efficient, economical, productive and environmentally friendly.
Health and safety law
Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM)
Health and safety management systems
Risk assessments and method statements
Statutory inspections and checks
Reporting accidents, injuries and ill health
Leadership and worker engagement
Health and welfare of the workforce
First aid and emergency procedures
Dust and fumes
Noise and vibration
Site set up and security
Fire prevention and control
Plant and work equipment
Lifting operations and lifting equipment
Working at height
Underground and overhead services
Assessment will be by an end of course examination and the trainer review. The delegate must pass the exam and pass all three elements of the trainer review.
Delegates will need to pass all three elements of the trainer review to gain a pass. The three elements of the trainer review are as follows:
Exercise - overall, thinking about the delegate's performance in the group exercise, did they work well as part of the team?
Has the delegate actively engaged with the course and the group?
Has the learner completed the toolbox talk?
The delegate will need to prepare and deliver a five-minute toolbox talk presentation. The preparation of the toolbox talk will be done as homework after the end of day one, with the presentation taking place on day two.
The paper consists of 25 questions; 22 multiple choice questions and 3 short written questions and answers. There will be 4 safety critical questions on each paper that must be answered correctly. This exam paper will be taken at the end of the course.