With the ever increasing volume of health and safety legislation effecting the construction industry, supervisors are being expected to take on more responsibility to assist their site managers.  The SSSTS  course gives supervisors a better understanding of their duties under the various sets of  health and safety legislation.

This two day course is designed to provide attendees with the skills and knowledge to understand the health, safety, welfare and environmental issues as well as the legal responsibilities relevant to their work. Please contact Akeva for further details.

Who should attend the course?
This course is designed for those who have, or are about to acquire, supervisory responsibilities.

The people who would benefit from this course include site foremen and supervisors and is endorsed by the UK Contractor’s Group (UKCG).

Course Aims
To ensure that all supervisors understand:
 - Why they are carrying out their identified duties
 - What is expected of them
 - The need to contribute to health and safety in the workplace

This industry recognised course is ideal for companies that need to meet the ever increasing demand for evidence that supervisors have sound understanding of health and management on site.

Training & Assessment Methods
The course will include tutorials, group and individual exercises, continuous assessment and an end of course exam.

The course covers the Health & Safety at Work Act and Regulations relevant to the construction industry and overs 8 main areas.

Section 1 - Introduction to health and safety responsibilities.
Section 2 – Health and safety law.
Section 3 – Safe systems of work.
Section 4 – Health and safety management.
Section 5 – Occupational health.
Section 6 – Fire prevention, control and other emergencies.
Section 7 – Hazardous substances.
Section 8 – Presentation skills.

Course Numbers
The maximum number of delegates on each course will be 20. (Please note that the course numbers are set and regulated by the CITB).

CITB-ConstructionSkills Grants
If you are in-scope and registered with CITB-ConstructionSkills you may be able to claim a grant to offset the cost please see the CITB website for full details

Successful participants will receive the CITB Construction Skills Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme certificate which is valid for 5 years.  Please note that delegates must attend both days to qualify.

If you would like to book a place on the SSSTS Course please contact Akeva for course availability and the booking form, on Tel: 0845 890 2511 or alternatively email to: