December 7, 2021

CITB Temporary Works Supervisor

This 1-day course will provide you with thorough knowledge of the role of a Temporary Works Supervisor, including a sound understanding of the risk management of temporary works.

It is suitable for people with experience of being responsible for temporary works.

Course content – 

  • Risk management of temporary works – safety and business related
  • The importance of the ‘4Cs’ communications, co-operation, co-ordination and competency in managing temporary works as a Temporary Works Supervisor
  • Legal duties
  • The roles and responsibilities of the Temporary Works Supervisor
  • The role of other temporary work process
  • An understanding of the relevant aspects of BS 5975.

Teaching and assessment –

  • 1 day of training: you must attend the full 7.5 hours
  • Examination at the end of the day: multiple choice test. You need to pass this to gain your certificate.

Qualifications you gain – 

  • CITB renewable 5 year Site Safety Plus certificate.

Mandatory entry requirements –

  • You should hold or be about to hold the role of a temporary works supervisor
  • Good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.
  • A valid form of ID, such as a copy of your passport or driving licence. See accepted forms of ID.

Grants and funding

Grants are available for eligible employers. For further information please visit CITB’s grant pages.