CITB SMSTS | Bristol & London

February 14, 2019

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© 2017 by Logic SHE Solutions

T: 0117 957 5154

E: info@logicshesolutions.co.uk

A: 9 Soundwell Road, Bristol, BS16 4QG

CITB Site Manager Safety Training Scheme - SMSTS

List Price: £475 + Vat

Duration: 5 days (block or day release available)

Publications:

SMSTS delegate workbook XA6 - Included in price

Construction site safety GE 700 - Included in price

Maximum Delegates: 20

Maximum Delegates: 4

 

Introduction
The SMSTS training course is designed for site managers, agents and persons who are, or about to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff.

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 necessary control measures, and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture among the workforce.

Aims:

To help site managers to:

  • manage health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions, and within the context of their management

  • develop an understanding of responsibility and accountability for site health, safety and welfare

  • recognise that a safe site is efficient, economical and productive

Objectives:

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

  • all health , safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects them during their daily work

  • new guidance and industry best practice

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

Assessment:

Assessment will be by an exam paper and the completion of core exercises and a case study. The examination demonstrates to external bodies that the certificate is only awarded to successful delegates following both and assessment and examination. Delegates are expected to be interactive during the course.

Exam paper:

The paper consists of 25 questions; 20 multiple choice questions and 5 short written question and answers. There will be 5 safety critical questions on each paper that must be answered correctly. This exam paper will be taken at the end of the course.

Course structure:
Module 1

  1. Health and safety law

  2. The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act

  3. Construction (Design and Management) Regulations

  4. Health and Safety Policies

  5. Risk assessments and method statements

  6. Induction and training

  7. Effective communication

  8. Leaderships and worker engagement

  9. Inspection and audit

  10. Statutory forms, notices and registers

  11. Accident prevention, control, reporting and investigation

Module 2

  1. Management of health

  2. Welfare facilities

  3. Stress and mental health at work

  4. Drugs and alcohol

  5. Control of substances hazardous to health

  6. Lead

  7. Asbestos

  8. Dust and fumes

  9. Noise

  10. Vibration

  11. Manual handling

Module 3

  1. Site organisation

  2. Fire prevention and control. Dangerous substances

  3. Electrical safety

  4. Temporary works

  5. Plant and work equipment

  6. Mobile plant and vehicles

  7. Lifting operations and equipment

  8. Mobile workforce and driver safety

 

Module 4

  1. Work at Height Regulations

  2. Safe working at height

  3. Common access equipment

  4. Scaffolding

  5. Fall arrest and suspension equipment

  6. Excavations

  7. Underground and overhead services

  8. Confined spaces

Qualifications/certification:

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 Trainers

Micky has spent the past 57 years in the construction industry from all levels between working on site on the tools, to supervisory and later on to project management. 18 of these years have been as a Safety & Training Manager.

Safety Manager

Micky Rusz

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.

Managing Director & Consultant

Brian Parish