Site Supervisor safety training scheme (SSSTS)

About This Course

This course is nearly always a requirement for sub contractors supervising teams on a large construction site as requested by main contractors.

During the course the main topics of the course content are: The Health and Safety Acts, Regulations and the Approved Codes of Practice and Guidance Notes, The Health and Safety Legal System Causes, types and the numbers of construction accidents, Risk Assessments in all manner of construction circumstances such as working at height, demolition, occupational health, fire, electricity, confined spaces and the control of contractors.

At the end of the course you will have an understanding of:

  • health and safety law and how it applies to supervisors

  • your supervisory responsibilities in controlling site safely

  • risk assessments and the need for method statements

  • effective site inductions, toolbox talks and method statement briefings

  • monitoring site activities effectively

  • timely intervention when bad practice is identified

Refresher course available to candidates with an in date certificate - Course taken over 1 day 

Course Information

Course Length: 2 days 

Candidates per course: Maximum 20

Minimum Age: 16

Validity: 5 Years 

Required equipment: N/A

Experience required: N/A

Refresher also available (SSSTS-R) - This course is for you if you have previously passed the Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course, or a subsequent refresher course.

SSSTS - Dates and Locations 
SSSTS Refresher - Dates & Locations