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Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher

This two-day course aims to refresh your understanding of your key responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health, welfare and the environment, enabling you to provide healthy and safe working conditions for everyone on site. The United Kingdom Contractors Group (UKCG) recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all managers working on UKCG sites.

Course programme:
The current focus of the Health and Safety Executive’s attention;
Risk assessment and method statements;
Construction, Design and Management (CDM) Regulations;
Construction Site Health, Safety and Welfare (CDM part 4);
Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR);
Behavioural safety;
Occupational health;
Overview and changes to the current legislation affecting construction.

Assessment and training
This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual/group presentations. You will be continuously assessed and required to successfully complete a multiple-choice test.

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What will I learn?

“I’ve developed key skills for employment and I’ve also improved my self-confidence. I benefitted from guest speakers, who provided a real understanding of working in the industry. I plan on becoming a fully qualified carpenter, and I am now well on my way to achieving that thanks to my studies.”Matt Oakely

Have you considered...

We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.

Site Safety PlusSite Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

Level 2 DiplomaSite Carpentry

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