Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Site Safety Plus

Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Site Safety Plus is a two-day course that introduces Site Supervisors to their legal responsibilities regarding health, safety, welfare and environmental issues.

Overview

The United Kingdom Contractors Group (UKCG) recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all managers working on UKCG sites.

Course Structure

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Specific site issues that challengesupervisors on a daily basis
  • Effective toolbox talks
  • Supervision of occupational health
  • Behavioural safety

Important SSSTS Refresher changes

Candidates must take an SSSTS Refresher course before their existing certificate expires, otherwise the full SSSTS course will have to be taken again. The six month grace period that used to be in place ceased as of 1st January 2016.

Entry requirements:

You must have a good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.

Assessment and exams:

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.

Qualifications/certification:

Upon successfully completing the course you will be awarded a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate.

This qualification must be renewed every five years by attending the SSSTS Refresher course.