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CITB Site Management Safety
Training Scheme - Refresher (SMSTS-R)

Introduction

The Site management safety training scheme – Refresher (SMSTS-R) is a two-day course for delegates who have previously passed the full Site management safety training scheme (SMSTS) course or subsequent refresher course, and can provide proof of 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 provides an opportunity to revisit the wide range of topics from the previous five-day course.

Occupational Relevance

This course is for you if you have previously passed the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) course, or a subsequent refresher course.

Aims

The refresher course aims to help site managers to:

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

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

  • implement new guidance and industry best practice

  • consolidate their understanding of responsibility and accountability for site health, safety, welfare and the environment.

Entry Requirements

 

The refresher course is only for delegates who have previously passed the five-day SMSTS or subsequent refresher course, and hold a valid SMSTS certificate.

Evidence must be provided of your eligibility when booking.

Failure to attend the refresher course prior to the expiry of an existing certificate will require delegates to re-enter the scheme by completing the full SMSTS course if they wish to remain in the scheme.

Modules

 

Module 1 - Legal and management​

Module 2 - Health and welfare

Module 3 - General safety

Module 4 - High risk activities

Duration

This is a two-day course. Delegates are required to complete the full course to be eligible for certification

Assessment

 

To successfully achieve the course, delegates must pass the end of course exam.

Certification

Upon successful completion of the course you will be awarded certification by CITB for the Site Management Safety Training Scheme - Refresher (SMSTS-R)

Certificates are valid for five years.