There is a legal requirement under current legislation (Health & Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 & Health Safety (Construction, Design & Management) Regulations 2015) to manage workplace safety. The legislation requires an employer to appoint a competent person to carry out this duty. Part of the competencies are to ensure the key personnel are properly trained and a acceptable level of training is this CITB SMSTS course.Learning outcome
CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) The construction industry requires that all persons operating in a construction environment are safe and properly supervised. To be able to achieve this high standard employers are required to appoint competent persons to supervise workers, contractors and others whilst on site. To this end the role of the site manager is created and this individual must have a suitable safety qualification. Through C-Skills CITB have produced a recognised training course known as the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) courses are delivered by approved training providers who employ suitably qualified tutors. This course conforms to all of the requirements of the CITB This qualifying safety training programme is designed to introduce the fundamental safety elements in the construction industry. Each unit has been designed to focus the delegates� attention on their personal responsibility for safety thus influencing their behaviour and attitude towards their co-workers, the site and the environment.Who will benefit?
The course will be of particular interest to those with duties and responsibilities to manage all aspetcs of health and safety in construction. The expected delegates would be managers, supervisors, team leaders and current safety advisors/consultants and Designers.Course content includes:
- The following modules spread over five days are included:
- Module 1 Legal aspects
- Module 2 Management requirements
- Module 3 CDM Duties and responsibilities
- Module 4 Competence, safe systems of work
- Module 5 Key legislation
- Module 6 Management of hazards
- Module 7 Construction specific hazards
- Module 8 Common Workplace hazards
- Module 9 Practical assignment and exam.
Beesafe Training Ltd Profile
Beesafe Training is a proactive Health and Safety consultancy and training organisation. Experience is broad based and has been accumulated in the field from the Armed Forces and UK wide provision across many areas of industry. The proprietor is a corporate member of IOSH and holds several qualifications including MSc in Occupational Health & Safety, Certificate in Education, Diploma in Management, Post Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Management, NEBOSH Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health, Manual handling and First Aid instructor qualifications.
Any consultancy staff used would have similar experience and qualifications.
Beesafe Training is recognised by the MHFA England, IOSH, CITB, and CIEH.
We can deliver training in just about every safety related subject not only in the normal face to face environment but in a eLearning platform. We have over 300 face to face courses and over 50 online courses.
It is believed that Beesafe Training can provide the professional services that you require to fulfil your immediate and future needs. Beesafe Training Ltd has business indemnity & professional insurance cover for £5 million indemnity. ...