CITB Site Manager Training in London
8 September 2019
The construction sector in London is booming, with many large and small-scale infrastructure developments currently underway in the capital.
The challenge for developers and construction firms is ensuring they have got the skills in-house to meet ever-evolving health and safety laws.
CITBs’ Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) course covers all relevant legislation affecting safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It highlights the need for risk assessment in the workplace, the implementation of necessary control measures and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture within the workforce.
This course is endorsed by Build UK as the standard training for all construction managers.
About SMSTS training in London
SMSTS is an industry-recognised course providing companies which need to meet the ever-increasing demand for evidence of health and safety compliance with the relevant knowledge to meet today's legislative demands.
Those involved in the management, planning, organising, monitoring, controlling or administering of construction safety can only work on a construction site if they are SMSTS-certified. Our SMSTS training courses last five days and are designed to provide you with the knowledge required to comply with legislation and regulations governing a construction site.
They cover the following topics:
- The Health and Safety at Work Act
- CDM Regulations 2015
- Site set-up
- Risk assessments
- Method statements
- Working at height; Scaffolding
- Electricity; Excavations
- Confined spaces
- Accepted working practices in the construction environment
Over the course of five days, delegates will complete several practical assessments, which are delivered through a mixture of exercises and by reviewing real-life case studies. It concludes with a written multiple-choice assessment paper, covering everything learned during the course.
Our London Training Centre
RISK is accredited by CITB to deliver SMSTS courses from our dedicated training centre in London.
It is located in the prestigious Union Jack Club, a Service charity which provides all the facilities of a modern hotel to serving and former members of the Armed Forces, and their families.
Close to Waterloo Station, our courses provide easy access on day or block release for delegates taking part in the training.
Find out more about our London course dates