SMSTS Refresher Course

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Why Choose Phoenix Health & Safety In-House Learning  

Phoenix Health & Safety are the UK’s premier providers of health and safety training and health and safety consultancy services. Operating from a head office in Staffordshire, we have consultants and training venues all around the UK, ensuring you always have local advice and training courses.

We can provide health and safety training on your premises, specifically for your employees. This means that travel, accommodation and time away from work are all kept to a minimum.

All of our accredited courses can be delivered in-house, including IOSH, NEBOSH and ConstructionSkills courses. Additionally, a large variety of shorter courses can be offered on your premises, including manual handling, risk assessment, health and safety awareness (for employees and/or managers), fire wardens and many more.

An additional benefit of in-house courses is that the courses can be tailored to your industry/company and can include your policies, procedures and forms to ensure that the course is truly bespoke to your needs.

In-house courses can also benefit from added value from our in-house materials development capabilities.

Innovative additional materials can be included such as online homework/exams, revision guides, audiobooks, webinars and much more.

  • Top quality trainers who have worked as health and safety consultants/trainers for many years
  • Trainers are employed by Phoenix Health & Safety, and based all around the UK
  • A variety of teaching techniques employed to get the message across
  • Competitive prices – in-house courses can be much more cost effective than sending individuals away on courses
  • Accredited courses (IOSH, NEBOSH, ConstructionSkills) and variety of shorter courses can be delivered on your premises
  • Added value benefits can be offered e.g. course audiobooks, online revision/homework, webinars and much more
  • Courses can be tailored to clients individual needs, and can include your forms, policies, procedures and templates
  • Ongoing and final assessments (either written or online) can be incorporated into the training
  • No minimum numbers of delegates needed – we can train between one and twenty people at a time
  • If we don’t currently offer the exact health and safety course you are looking for, we’ll build it for you!
  It has been a pleasure to deal with Phoenix Health & Safety. Clearly industry experts, they have impressed me with both their professionalism and quality of work - they fulfilled their project brief on time, to the highest standards and exceeded my expectations. Phoenix Health & Safety will continue to be our H&S provider in the future and I have absolutely no hesitation in recommending their work.  

Chris McManus HR & Training Director - (L'Occitane Ltd)

The SMSTS Refresher course is a two-day training programme aimed at individuals that currently hold a valid Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) certificate. To maintain their certification, holders must refresh their skills and knowledge every five years through SMSTS Refresher courses.

These sessions are intended to remind candidates of their responsibilities in relation to site safety and health and welfare. They also provide delegates with a good understanding of current legislation relating to health and safety issues.

Entry requirements

To enrol on this course, candidates must hold a Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) certificate that has been obtained in the past five years.

Course Duration

The training programme takes 2 days to complete.

Aims

The course teaches delegates to:

  • Improve awareness of recent developments within construction, legislation and health, safety, welfare and environmental issues
  • Identify measures that will assist in the practical implementation of responsibilities established by new legislation and new working practices

Programme

  • Current focus of HSE's attention
  • Risk assessment and method statements
  • CDM Regulations 2007
  • Construction Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Roles and responsibilities of key duty holders under CDM 2007 Reporting of Injuries,
  • Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) 1995

Overview and changes to the current legislation affecting construction to include:

  • Work at Height Regulations 2005 Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) 2002
  • Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005
  • Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005
  • Fire on construction sites including the Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order (RRFSO) 2005
  • Construction waste and Site Waste Management Plans

Certification

ConstructionSkills Site Safety Plus certificate: Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS).

Locations

This course is offered on client’s premises, specifically for a group of your employees. Though we can offer the course anywhere in the UK and beyond, additional travel costs may apply if outside England and Wales.

Price

It costs £320 exc. VAT

Price of the training course includes exam fees, certificate, course materials, lunch and refreshments.

Payment Plans are available for convenient finance options.