SMSTS – Site Managers Safety Training Scheme

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) is a 5 days course deemed the minimum requirement for site managers to hold.  The course provides the students with all the skills and knowledge they need to effectively manage the safety aspects of a construction site. The CITB SMSTS course is valid for 5 years.

Course contents:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations 2015
  • Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS)
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices
  • Behavioural safety
  • Management of occupational health
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Working at Height
  • Scaffolding
  • Demolition
  • Confined Space