SMSTS (Site Manager Safety Training Scheme)

The SMSTS course is the industry recognised essential training for individuals with site management accountability.

All our SMSTS training courses are delivered by industry experienced instructors. This enjoyable hands on course is both engaging and interactive.

After completing this 5 day SMSTS course successful candidates will receive their CITB SMSTS Certificate.

SMSTS Training

5 Day Course

£490 + VAT

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This is a five day course and can be taken on consecutive days or as a day release taken one day a week over a five week period. If you want to book a day release course you can do so here.

SMSTS Course Information

The SMSTS Course can be held at our bespoke training centres or your premises.

Topics covered on SMSTS courses are varied. They include undertaking suitable risk assessments for construction sites, scaffolding, electricity, fire safety, confined spaces and much more. Making SMSTS training ideal for construction site managers, helping them to comply with legislation.

For Site Managers, the CITB SMSTS qualification, also known as the Site Safety Plus Scheme, is a recognised qualification outlined in the Approved Code of Practice (ACoP) for the Construction Design and Management Regulations 2007 (CDM) (Demonstration of competence, Appendix 4).

During this course candidates will learn:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • CDM Regulations 2016
  • Site set-up
  • Risk assessments
  • Method statements
  • Working at height; Scaffolding
  • Electricity; Excavations
  • Demolition
  • Confined Spaces
  • Accepted working practices in the construction environment

Who is the SMSTS Training Course for?

  • Site Managers, Project Managers, Supervisors, Foremen
  • Individuals seeking to advance into a role with site management responsibility
  • Any individual involved in the management or planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering construction safety

How are SMSTS Courses assessed?

  • Multiple-choice assessment paper, taken on the final training day
  • Tutor assessment and final project

Successful participants will be awarded a CITB SMSTS certificate (CITB ConstructionSkills Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) certificate).

How long does the SMSTS Training last?

The course last for five days. Delegates must attend all days in order to obtain the SMSTS certificate.

Support and resources provided:

  • Construction Site Safety - Health, Safety and Environmental Information Manuals (GE700 & XA 6)
  • Learning Support Materials

Check out the dates below for our two venues.

If you can't see a date that is suitable then give our team a call.

Choose from any of the course dates below to book your course.

Birmingham17th May - 21st May
8:00am - 4:30pm
11 places available!
Birmingham28th Jun - 2nd Jul
8:00am - 4:30pm
20 places available!
Birmingham16th Aug - 20th Aug
8:00am - 4:30pm
20 places available!
Birmingham6th Sep - 10th Sep
8:00am - 4:30pm
20 places available!

If you need help or advice then please call us to speak to a training consultant.