Site Management Safety Training Scheme Refresher – (SMSTSR)


This course is for you if you have previously passed the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) course, or a subsequent refresher course.

A refresher course must be completed before your certificate expires or you will need to re-take the full course.

Course Content

  • The current focus of the Health and Safety Executive’s attention
  • Risk assessment and method statements
  • Construction Site Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)
  • Behavioural safety
  • Occupational health
  • Overview and changes to the current legislation affecting construction

The course also includes publications, registration, certification, lunch and refreshments.


This is a highly interactive course taught through case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual or group presentations.


  • Continuous assessment. You need to attend the 17.5 hours – see the Site Safety Plus attendance requirements.
  • Multiple-choice test

Mandatory Entry Requirements

  • 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 license. See accepted forms of ID.

Course Dates

Monday 22nd and 29th April 2024

Monday 24th and 31st May 2024

Friday 21st and 28th June 2024

Wednesday 24th and 31st July 2024

Wednesday 21st and 28th August 2024

Friday 20th and 27th September 2024

Friday 18th and 25th October 2024

Tuesday 19th and 26th November 2024

Monday 2nd and 9th December 2024


Qualifications you gain

CITB renewable 5 year Site Safety Plus certificate

Course Duration

2 Days

Accredited by:

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Grants and Funding –  Grants are available for eligible employers. For more information please visit the CITB Grants page