Site Supervisor Safety – SSSTS

Site Supervisor Safety – SSSTS

Course Info

Course Duration: 2 days (block or day release)
Attendees: 1-20
Pre-requisites: None

Intended For

Anyone who is currently in or progressing towards a supervisory role.


CITB SSP Certificate

Refresher Period

Renewed every 5 years

Additional Information

To apply for the CSCS Supervisor card a relevant qualification must be held (see CSCS website for guidance) along with the HS&E Test for Supervisors passed within the previous 2 years.

Recommended Progression

Site Manager Safety (SMSTS 5 Day)

Course Aims

Provide an understanding of:

  • Health, Safety, Welfare and Environmental issues
  • Legal responsibilities in regards to work activities
  • Reason for carrying out their identified duties
  • What is expected of them and to ensure that they contribute to the safety of the workplace
  • Understand the problems of the industry
  • Health and safety law structure and how it applies to supervisors
  • Identify how their supervisory role fits in with the management structure in controlling site safety
  • Carry out risk assessments and understand the need for method statements
  • Ability to supervise site activities effectively
  • Importance of timely intervention when bad practice is identified

Course Summary

  • Health and Safety Law
  • Safe Systems of Work
  • Health and Safety Management
  • Occupational Health
  • Fire Prevention / Control and Other Emergencies
  • Hazardous Substances (COSHH)
  • Group Exercise – Risk Assessment & Method Statement
  • Presentation Skills / Tool Box Talks
  • CDM
  • Working at Height
  • PPE
  • Manual Handling
  • Accidents and First Aid
  • Intervention Skills and Behaviour
  • Intervention Skills Exercise

Available Dates

  1. Thu, 26th Oct 2023 at 8:30am
    2 Day Block
  2. Thu, 26th Oct 2023 at 8:30am
    2 Day Block


10 Caputhall Rd, Deans, Deans Industrial Estate, Livingston EH54 8AS, UK