Course Details

This course builds on the CITB Health and Safety Awareness course and explores the role of site supervisor in relation to health and safety. The course covers all relevant legislation and other aspects which affect safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It highlights the need for risk assessment in the workplace, the implementation of the necessary control measures, and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture among the workforce.

Once you have successfully completed the Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course you will receive the Construction Industry Training Board's SSSTS Initial Certificate, which is valid for five years. Before it expires you can complete a 1-day SSSTS Refresher course to renew your certification.

Fast Line Training Services are also a CITB Approved Training Organisation which enables you to claim funding form the CITB Levy, effectively reducing the cost of your course. Just let us know your Levy number, and we can make the arrangements for you. Don't know if you're a CITB Levy payer, then give us a call and we can help?

If you're after your Gold CSCS (Supervisors) Card, then you need to head over to our "Get your Gold Card" page which will tell you exactly what you need to do to get it. Unfortunately, the SSSTS Initial course on its own won't get you a CSCS Gold Card.

With all our Site Safety Plus courses, you will receive all the required publications, registration and certification as part of the course fee. We have no hidden costs on our courses. Further, if you don't pass on your first attempt, you can attend for a second time, free of charge.

What do I learn on my Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Course?

The Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course covers the following areas of learning;

  • Health and safety law, Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM)
  • Health and safety management systems, RAMS and permits to work
  • Statutory inspections, checks and monitoring
  • Reporting accidents, injuries and ill-health
  • Leadership, worker engagement and consultation with the workforce
  • Asbestos, HAVS, Fire, Dust and Manual Handling
  • Site Security, Plant, Work Equipment and Lifting
  • Working at height, excavations, confined space and temporary works
  • Environmental control

This is a highly interactive course taught through case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual or group presentations. There is a multiple-choice exam at the end of the course.

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How you pass the Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Course:

Throughout the Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course there are a series of individual and group-based activities that help solidify your learning. Our tutors are very experienced and can adapt their style, pace or terminology to help better aid your understanding. Feel free to talk to them if you have any concerns.

The pass rate at our centre is 98%, and if for whatever reason you don't pass the first time you can attend another course free of charge!

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Worried about the learning on this type of course? There's no need to be – give us a call and we'll happily provide reasonable adjustments to help you get the most from the course. We believe passionately in providing fair access to all learning opportunities.

How to book your Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Course:

How to book your Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course

You can book online for your Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course...

...or contact us directly for group bookings;
Call us on 020 8596 5121 if you need help, advice or wish to book over the phone.


Max number of people per Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Course: 18


More and more construction sites are requiring operatives to have an appropriate CSCS Card or certification. In the absence of an operative having a relevant NVQ or formal qualification, the Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course is the most appropriate course to help showcase your competence as a supervisor.

Why Us?

Fast Line Training Services is the right choice, we are totally driven by your success, supporting you every step of the way towards gaining your qualification. The people who choose us enjoy their learning experience, you might be an individual seeking personal progression and development or a multi-national organisation. We have the expertise, resources and flexibility to deliver a complete professional service.

We pride ourselves on our learners' success, our metrics for success are based on the achievement of the people and companies we work with. We demonstrate this by offering all individuals and businesses a money-back guarantee. "NO PASS- NO PAY". It has taken 10 years to develop an association of quality training providers that share our values, only the very best trainers, advisors, mentors and industry experts get the opportunity to work with us.  

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