Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

This course aims to give an understanding of delegates' responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health, welfare and current health & safety legislation.

Duration: 5 Day

Course benefitsThis industry-recognised course is ideal for companies who need to meet the ever-increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management on site. The course fee includes the ConstructionSkills publication ‘Construction Site Safety – Health, Safety and Environmental Manual (GE700) as well as other course materials.

Course Plan for Day 1

  • 0745 : 0800 Enrolement
  • 0800 : 0845 Introduction to the course
  • 0845 : 1030 What do you know?
  • 1030 : 1045 Tea Break.
  • 1045 : 1230 Health and Safety: Facts, Figures, accident prevention. Health and Safety system(UK)
  • 1230 : 1300 Lunch
  • 1300 : 1500 The health and afety at work act 1974.
  • 1500 : 1515 Tea Break.
  • 1515 : 1630 The management of health and safety at work regulations
  • 1630 : 1700 Review of day and assessment.

Course Content

  • The health and safety at work act
  • CDM Regulations 2007
  • Site set-up
  • Risk assessment/method statements
  • Working at height
  • Scaffolding
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Demolition
  • Confined spaces
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices

Training methods

Classroom / practical

Assessment methods

Classroom/tutorials

Qualification/Certification

Construction skills site safety certificate

Where to next?

NEBOSH National Certificate is Safety and Health

Course Plan for Day 2

  • 0800 : 0930 Health and Safety and the Manager
  • 0930 : 1030 continued
  • 1030 : 1045 Tea break
  • 1045 : 1230 Implementing health and safety legislation
  • 1230 : 1300 Lunch
  • 1300 : 1400 The Working environment
  • 1400 : 1500 Management of contractors
  • 1500 : 1515 Teab break
  • 1515 : 1630 Health and safety management for plant and systems of work
  • 1630 : 1700 Managers and supervisors responsibilities

Course Plan for Day 3

  • 0800 : 0900 Report back and discussion on exercise 2
  • 0900 : 1030 Health and safety management on site
  • 1030 : 1045 Tea Break
  • 1045 : 1230 Health and safety management on site
  • 1230 : 1300 Lunch
  • 1300 : 1500 Monitoring health and safety
  • 1500 : 1515 Tea Break
  • 1515 : 1630 Site briefing
  • 1630 : 1700 Review of day and assessment

Course Plan for Day 4

  • 0800 : 0845 Report back and discussion on exercise 3
  • 0845 : 1030 Health and Safety communication training
  • 1030 : 1045 Tea Break
  • 1045 : 1230 Construction health and safety
  • 1230 : 1300 Lunch
  • 1300 : 1500 Site layout
  • 1500 : 1515 Tea break
  • 1515 : 1630 Site Layout
  • 1630 : 1700 Review of day and assessment

Course Plan for Day 5

  • 0800 : 0845 Final Preparation
  • 0900 : 1000 Presentaion of health and safety planning site layout
  • 1000 : 1015 Tea break
  • 1015 : 1230 Examination
  • 1230 : 1300 Lunch
  • 1300 : 1600 Debrief and discussion of exercise and presentation of material

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