Overview/Who Should Attend
The Site Management Safety Training Scheme – Refresher (SMSTS-R) course
is for delegates who have previously passed the full Site Management Safety
Training Scheme (SMSTS) course or subsequent refresher course, and can provide
proof of attendance.
It aims to bring health and safety knowledge up to date, as well as
giving a thorough overview of the legislative changes and their impact in the
workplace. The course includes a wide range of topics, many building on the
previous five-day course programme.
have a good understanding of spoken and written English
must have a valid SMSTS or SMSTS Refresher certificate (must not have expired)
The refresher course aims to:
improve awareness of
recent developments in construction, legislation and health, safety, welfare
and environmental issues
identify measures that
will assist the practical implementation of responsibilities established by new
legislation, and new working practices.
At the end of the period of training, delegates
will be aware of and be able to implement:
all updated health, safety, welfare and
environmental legislation which affects them in their role as a manager
new guidance and industry best practice
their duties and responsibilities with
regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.