CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme Refresher
Duration: 1 day
Construction site supervision (GE706)
Maximum Delegates: 20
Minimum Delegates: 4
This one-day 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.
To 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 exam paper at the end of the course.
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.
The exam pass mark is 80% (24 out of 30).