Course Summary

CITB Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme Refresher Overview

The SSSTS Refresher is a condensed version of the full 2-day course. We recommend that you book within 6 months prior to your certificate’s expiry date. This prevents you from missing out on taking the refresher course.

Find out more information about the course below or give us a call, we will be happy to help answer any questions you may have.

What is the SSSTS Refresher course content?

The SSSTS Refresher course will cover the same content as the full 2-day course, in a more condensed fashion. The CITB SSSTS Refresher course will cover the following topics:

  • Health & Safety Law
  • Developing a health & safety management system
  • Occupational health – drugs & alcohol 
  • Fire prevention and control 
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • Hazardous substances
  • CDM
  • Working at height
  • PPE
  • Manual handling
  • Accidents and first aid
  • Toolbox talks

What is the benefit of the SSSTS Refresher Course?

  • Awareness and ability to implement all updated health, safety, welfare and environmental legalisation which affect them as a supervisor
  • Awareness of and be able to implement new guidance and industry of best practice
  • More awareness of their duties and responsibilities 

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. The course will be delivered in English. Delegates must be able to read, write and communicate verbally in English.

How will the course be assessed?

Delegates will be continuously assessed during the SSSTS Refresher course in preparation for the final examination and will need to achieve 72% in the final exam in order to successfully complete the SSSTS Refresher course.

Upon successful completion of the course, candidates will receive a CITB accredited certificate which is valid for five years. The refreshers course needs to be undertaken before their expiry date.

Downloadable information

Scheme of Rules

Can I claim a grant for this course?

Yes, you can claim a grant for this course. Delegates of this course can claim the CITB Short course Duration Grant at refresher tier 2 valued at £35

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