SMSTS

Site Managers Safety Training Scheme

SSSTS

Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme

PMSTS

Plant Managers Safety Training Scheme

The ConstructionSkills' Site Safety Plus Scheme is a comprehensive health and safety training programme designed to provide the building, civil engineering and allied industries with a range of training courses for individuals seeking to develop their skill set in this area.

The training courses are designed to give everyone from operative to senior manager the skill set they need to progress through the industry. From a one-day Health and Safety Awareness course to the five-day Site Management Safety Training Scheme, our courses will ensure everyone benefits from the best possible training. Examples as below.

SMSTS

The SMSTS health and safety training course Is one of the most highly regarded training courses within the construction industry and is, taken by more than 10,000 people each year.

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

Aims and objectives of the SMSTS five day training course

To help site managers, agents, and supervisors to:

  • Manage health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions, and within the context of their management or supervisory role.
  • Develop an understanding of responsibilities and accountability for site health, safety and welfare.
  • To recognise a safe site is an efficient, economical and productive.

At the end of the SMSTS training, delegates will be aware of, and able to:

  • Implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects them during their daily work.
  • Implement new guidance and industry best practice.
  • State their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.
Course training programme for SMSTS

Day one:

  • Finding out what you know.
  • Facts on H&S, accident prevention H&S system.
  • The Health & Safety at Work Act.
  • H&S and the manager.
  • SMSTS Exercise.

Day two:

  • Working at Height.
  • The working environment.
  • Management of Contractors.
  • H&S management of Plant, equipment and systems of work.
  • Exercise 2 Managers' and supervisors' responsibility.

Day three:

  • Report back on SMSTS exercise one.
  • Health & Safety Management on site.
  • Monitoring Health & Safety.
  • SMSTS exercise three site briefing.

Day four:

  • Report back on SMSTS. Exercise three.
  • Health & Safety communication training.
  • Construction Health & Safety.
  • SMSTS. Exercise four 4 site layout.

Day five:

  • Final Preparation of SMSTS. exercise four.
  • EXAMINATION.
  • Debrief and discussion of SMSTS training course.

SSSTS

Aims and objectives of the two day SSSTS training course are:

To ensure that all those given supervisory responsibilities understand:

  • Why they are carrying out their identified duties.
  • What is expected of them.
  • To ensure that they contribute to the safety of the workforce.

To ensure that at the end of the SSSTS training course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the problems of the industry.
  • Have an understanding of how health and safety law is structured and how it applies to supervisors.
  • Identify how their supervisory role fits in with the management structure in controlling the site safely.
  • Carry out risk assessments and understand the need for method statements.
  • Carry out effective site inductions, toolbox talks and method statement briefings.
  • Be able to monitor site activities effectively.
  • Understand the importance of timely intervention when bad practice is identified.
SSSTS training course programme

Day one:

  • The role of the supervisor.
  • Health and Safety Law, Health and Safety at Work Act., Health & Safety enforcement.
  • Hazard identification, Risk assessment, Method statement, Principles of prevention, Special considerations.
  • Health & Safety management, safety policies, measuring performance, permit systems.
  • Occupational health, noise, vibration, asbestos, drugs & alcohol, dermatitis, asthma, health monitoring.
  • Fire prevention/control, fire plan, fire fighting, raising the alarm, other emergencies.
  • Hazardous substances.
  • SSSTS training Group exercise.
  • Presentation skills.

Day two:

  • CDM, notifications, duty holders, competence, welfare.
  • Personal protective equipment.
  • Manual Handling.
  • Accidents and first aid.
  • First aid.
  • Data protection.
  • Behaviour.
  • Intervention skills.
  • EXAMINATION.
  • SSSTS Course review.

PMSTS

Aims and objectives of the Five day PMSTS training course are:

To help managers, instructors, agents and supervisors to:

  • Manage health & safety on site, training areas and workshop areas in accordance with legal provisions and within the context of their management or supervisory roles.
  • Develop an understanding of responsibilities and accountability for site health safety and welfare.
  • Recognise that safe sites, training areas and workshops are efficient and economical.

At the end of the PMSTS training, delegates will be aware of, and able to:

  • Implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation that affect them during their daily work.
  • Implement new guidance and industry best practice.
  • State their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.
PMSTS training course programme

Day one:

  • Navigation of the Construction site safety(GE700).
  • Statistics and ill health.
  • Criminal Law, regulations, ACP, guidence notes.
  • The management of the H&S at work regulations, CDM, case study.

Day two:

  • Workplace health and safety work regulations.
  • Accident reporting and recording.
  • Working at height, plant.
  • PMSTS training exercise one implementing legislation.

Day three:

  • Report back on PMSTS training exercise one.
  • Work equipment.
  • Excavations, street works act.
  • Electricity and services.
  • Accident investigation and reporting PMSTS training exercise two.

Day four:

  • Feedback discussion on exercise two.
  • Occupational health.
  • Communications.
  • PMSTS training exercise three site briefing.

Day five:

  • Review of PMSTS training exercise three.
  • PMSTS exercise four preparation of H&S plan for site layout.
  • Presentation of PMSTS training exercise four.
  • EXAMINATION.
  • Completion of SMSTS training exercise and debrief of course.

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