Cskills Awards Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Level 3

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area



Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Day


City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
01 August 2020


5 weeks

In a nutshell

If you’re responsible for the health and safety of everyone on-site, this course could prove invaluable. It gives you guidance on making sure all operations are carried out in accordance with current law, and looks at accountability for health, safety and welfare of employees working on site.

This course is for...

…those responsible for planning, monitoring and organising the health, safety and welfare provision of other members of staff

…gaining up to date knowledge of current legislation and safe working practices in the built environment and construction industries

Course content

This 5-day course covers the following topics:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015
  • Site set-up
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • Working at heights
  • Scaffolding
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Demolition
  • Working in confined spaces
  • Recent changes in accepted working practice

You’ll be assessed on your participation throughout the course, together with a 25-question exam including multiple choice questions and short written answers. On successful completion, you’ll receive a certificate valid for 5 years.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

Payment Information

Due to current limitations, payment can only be made via bank transfer.

An invoice will be sent from salesledger@coleggwent.ac.uk within 72 hours with instructions on how to pay or set up payment instalments if required.

Where can I study Cskills Awards Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Level 3?

City of Newport Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 01 August 2020

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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