CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher

The CITB – Site Management Safety Training Scheme Refresher is an industry recognised Site Safety Plus (SSP) qualification designed for those holding an in-date SMSTS qualification.

This is a highly interactive training course that updates site managers’ knowledge of their responsibilities for site safety, health, welfare and the environment.

The two day course can accommodate up to 20 delegates per day.
This course is currently available as a virtual course up to 10 delegates, to attend the course delegates must have access to a computer or laptop that uses a microphone and webcam.

Course Objectives

  • Discuss the current focus of the Health & Safety Executive (HSE)
  • Explore the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)
  • Identify and discuss risk assessments and method statements
  • Managing occupational health
  • Define and discuss behavioural safety and its’ importance within industry
  • Construction Site Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Provide an overview of and changes to the current legislation affecting construction

Who should attend?

Anyone who needs to renew their Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) qualification before it expires


BUILDUK recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all supervisors working on BUILDUK sites

Site Safety Plus (SSP)

The Site Safety Plus (SSP) suite of courses provides the building, civil engineering and allied industries with a range of courses for people seeking to develop skills in this area. Site Safety Plus (SSP) courses are designed to give everyone, from operative to senior manager, the skills they need to progress through the industry.

Courses range from the one-day Health and Safety Awareness (HSA) course to the five-day Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS). There are also refresher courses to ensure workers are keeping up to date with the latest practices and site safety techniques.


CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Renewal certificate valid for 5 years.



Renewed every five years by attending and passing the SMSTS Refresher course. The SMSTS Refresher course must be completed and passed before your certificate expires or you will need to re-take the full SMSTS course.