Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Refresher Course

Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Refresher Course

Who is this Course For?

This is an SSSTS refresher, it is designed for anyone in a supervisory role who already holds a SSSTS qualification.

Taking this course renews your SSSTS qualification, However, you MUST take this course before your certificate expires.

Those with expired SSSTS certification must undergo the 2-day SSSTS course.

Duration: 1 Day
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The SSSTS Refresher course provides supervisors with an updated understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues, as well as an updated version of their legal responsibilities relevant to their work activities. It will highlight the requirement to promote Health & Safety to supervise effectively.

This course is endorsed by UKCG as the standard training for all supervisors working on UKCG sites.


The course is designed to give updated practises and information to supervisors based on the below content:

  • Supervise health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions and within the context of their role.
  • Develop an understanding of responsibility and accountability for site health, safety and welfare of workers on site recognise that a safe site is efficient, economical, productive and environmentally friendly.
  • 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.

Core Exercises

This SSSTS Refresher course will cover a number of important aspects, including:

  • Implementing the current health and safety legislations as a supervisor
  • What the responsibility of a supervisor is regarding health and safety
  • How to take care of daily work duties while creating a safe and healthy working environment.


The final examination for this SSSTS course will consist of a multiple-choice exam of 30 questions. If you are successful in passing this exam, you will be awarded with a CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme Certificate.

The qualification will remain valid for five years. After this point, it can be re-qualified by attending one day SSSTS Refresher course.

Am I Suitable?

To be eligible for the SSSTS Refreshers course you MUST already hold an SSSTS qualification that is in-date.

Those with expired SSSTS certification must undergo the 2-day SSSTS course.

What Will I Get?

  • CITB SSSTS Course Certificate that lasts 5 years
  • Nationally recognised Health & Safety Qualification for construction supervisors
  • Increased Job Opportunities for employment in a supervisory role.

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