Site Safety Plus CITB SMSTS Courses in Bristol
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All delegates receive a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate valid for 5 yrs.

5 days (08:30am - 5pm)

£550 + VAT per person

  • CITB Registration
  • Extensive handouts including CITB publications GE700 – Construction Site Safety and XA6 SMSTS Course Notes
  • Lunch & Refreshments including sweets and biscuits
  • Free parking
  • Free letter of attendance provided on request whilst certification is processed


  • Bristol
  • On site by arrangement


If you have 1 to 20 delegates you can attend one of our open or public training courses.

We can open a private course or organise training on site from 6 to 20 delegates.


Official CITB training course from the Construction Industry Training Board of which we are an accredited member.

The course helps site managers and potential site managers develop their construction skills, knowledge, awareness and understanding of their legal, moral and social responsibilities in respect of health, safety and welfare on construction sites.

Course covers:

  • Intro to Health & Safety law, duties, responsibilities, enforcement and sanctions
  • Overviews and explanations of relevant construction activity legislation
  • Accident costs, causes, investigation, prevention and reporting requirements
  • Risk assessment and ‘principles of prevention’
  • Safety management systems, policies, plans, performance and measuring
  • Management of Contractors
  • Development of ’safe systems of work’ and permit systems

  • Effective communicating
  • Behavioural science including awareness of human error
  • Motivating safety behaviour
  • Recognition of an organisation’s duties and responsibilities
  • Recognition of responsibilities of Managers, Supervisors and Operatives
  • Production of site activity instructions (safe system of work)
  • Planning for health and safety within the context of a project


Many employers insist all site managers hold this certificate. At the end of the course delegates are aware of site manager responsibilities and be able to:

  • Implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects them during their daily work
  • Implement new guidance and industry best practice
  • State their duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment

Who Needs CITB SMSTS Course

People responsible for the management of construction activities such as construction, building maintenance or facilities management.


Trainer - James Murrant
James Murrant

James has been involved with Health & Safety since 1998 as a Trainer, Lecturer, Officer, Manager, Consultant and Inspector.

A broad range of experience in and out of the construction industry helps him bring a hands on, practical approach to the courses he delivers, whilst also emphasising the legislation that places important responsibilities on all duty holders.

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2647bristolMon 18 Feb 2019 to Fri 22 Feb 20195Bristol – Rudgeway – BS35£550.00 + VAT

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  1. Q: Can I get a CITB grant for this course?

    A: Yes, CITB Members can apply for CITB grants of £250 towards this course.

  2. Q: Can you provide the SMSTS Refresher course?

    A: Yes we do, please click here or contact us for more info.

  3. Q: What is the grace period for renewing SMSTS?

    A: There is no grace period - if you wish to renew your SMSTS you must do so before the expiry date of your existing certificate.

  4. Q: Can I see a copy of the SMSTS course syllabus?

    A: Yes, it's available here in full (optimised pdf 0.1 MB)

Feedback on CITB SMSTS Course Course

It was very good to have a trainer from the industry with relevant experience rather than a graduate/theorist.