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CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher

Course Overview

Course Duration:  2 Days
Course Location: Gaskell Safety
Course Cost: £295 +VAT
Booking: Call 01283 777 074 to arrange a date and book your course.
Course Delivery: All courses can be held either at Gaskell Safety training facilities or at your premises for a closed course (minimum numbers required)

The CITB SMSTS refresher course is designed to give candidates an understanding of their responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health and welfare and current health and safety legalisation including risk assessments.

Delegates must attend all sessions to complete this course.

CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher

Upcoming Course Dates:

18th – 19th February 2021
22nd – 23rd April 2021
17th – 18th June 2021
23rd – 24th September 2021
18th – 19th November 2021

Learning Outcomes

The CITB SMSTS refresher course will cover the following topics:

  • Current focus of HSE’s attention
  • Risk assessment and method statements
  • CDM Regulations 2007
  • Construction Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Reporting of accidents, diseases and dangerous occurrences
  • Overview and changes to current legalisation affecting construction
  • Work at Height Regulations 2005
  • Control of substances hazardous to health 2002
  • Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005
  • Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005
  • Fire on Construction sites 2005
  • Construction Waste and Site Waste Management Plans

Course Benefits

Following successful completion of the CITB SMSTS Refresher course candidates will be able to:

• Implement new guidance and industry best practice
• Develop their skills in assessment, planning and implementation of safe systems and methods in the work place.
• Provide examples and opportunities for the study and to analyse health, safety and welfare practices and procedures.
• State their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.

Entry requirements

As a refresher course candidates are required to have achieved the CITB SMSTS – Site Management Safety Training Scheme. 

CITB SSite Management Safety Training Scheme Refresher is delivered in English and all examinations are written in English, answers must also be supplied in English.


This is a combination of classroom based theory and tutorials, candidates will continually be assessed throughout the course. Upon successful completion of the course, candidates will receive a CITB accredited certificate which is valid for five years. Refreshers course need to be undertaken before their expiry date.

Professional Membership

Possession of this qualification is listed in the Approved Code of Practice for the Construction (Design and Management) (CDM) Regulations as a demonstration of competence in the role of site manager.


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