Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)

Type CITB Entry Requirements Candidates must have at least 1 year of experience as a Site Supervisor or First-Line Manager, and be able to read, write and understand English. Duration 2 days.

Next Course: 26th and 27th February 2021 at the Stratford Centre

Only £250.00 + VAT

The first stage in health and safety training, the SSSTS course is a must for all site supervisors. Designed to build a firm and practical understanding of construction workplace safety, this course covers everything from occupational health to site-specific issues.

Who is the SSSTS suitable for?

The Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) is a CITB accredited course for Site Supervisors and first-line managers with at least 1 years experience.

Course Dates

Our next SSSTS course will be held on the following dates at the Build East Skills Centre, Stratford, E9 5EN.

This 2-day course will run over the following days,

Day 1: Saturday 26th February 2022

Day 2: Sunday 27th February 2022

Please note: we offer a high level of flexibility with all our courses if you are unable to make this date or location a member of our team can help!

Cost of the SSSTS

£250.00 + vat.

Course Content

Candidates will learn about their legal responsibilities regarding health, safety, welfare and environmental issues.

The SSSTS course content includes:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Effective toolbox talks
  • Supervision of occupational health
  • Behavioural safety
  • And other specific site issues that challenge supervisors on a daily basis

The course includes publications, registration and certification.

How long is the course?

The SSSTS is a 2 day course.

Teaching and Assessment

Teaching: The SSSTS Course is a very interactive course, the tutor teaches through classroom discussions, case studies, teamwork and individual/group presentations. There is also some work that may need to be completed outside of the training.

Assessment: The candidates will be assessed throughout and complete a multiple choice test at the end of the course.


The candidate will achieve a CITB renewable 5-year Site Safety Plus certificate.

The certificate is valid for 5 years. 

Mandatory Entry Requirements

The candidate must be able to read, write and understand English at a good level.

If the candidate needs to re-sit the test, they must do this within 90 days of the original course date (at an additional cost)

The candidate must provide a valid ID on the first day of the course, a copy of passport or driving licence will be sufficient.