Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)

Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)The Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) is a two-day course intended for those who have, or are about to acquire, supervisory responsibilities.

It provides supervisors with an understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues, as well as their legal responsibilities relevant to their work activities. It will highlight the requirement to promote health and safety to supervise effectively.

Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)

The Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course covers the following areas –

  • Health & Safety law
  • Developing a Health and Safety management system
  • Occupational health
  • Fire prevention and control
  • Risk assessment and method statements
  • Hazardous substances
  • CDM regulations
  • Working at height
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Manual handling
  • Accidents and first aid

The training programme is endorsed by the United Kingdom Contractors Group as the standard course for all supervisors who work on UKCG sites

The certificate you gain is valid for 5 years, after which time a refresher course is available for those who wish to continue at this level.

Mandatory Entry Requirements

Good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.

You will need to provide a valid ID on the first day of the course, such as a copy of your passport or driving licence.

Grants and funding

Grants are available for eligible employers. For further information please visit CITB grant page

Location

The training for the Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) is delivered at

Longley Community Church

180 Lowerhouses Lane

Lowerhouses

Huddersfield HD5 8JZ

 

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Teaching and assessment

Teaching:

This is a highly interactive course taught through case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual or group presentations. You will need to do some self-study outside the course.

Assessment:

  • Continuous assessment. You need to attend all 2 days – see the Site Safety Plus attendance requirements.
  • Multiple-choice test.

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