Personal Learning Account

Are you aged over 19 and earning under £26,000? Or, has your employment been negatively impacted by Covid-19? Then this course could be available for free through the Personal Learning Account.

How to apply: To apply through the Personal Learning Account, visit this information page.

Is this course right for me?

This course is aimed at first line managers, foreman, gangers, team leaders, supervisors and those who have, or are about to acquire supervisory responsibilities. The SSSTS course is endorsed by the United Kingdom Contractors Group as the standard training for all supervisors working on UKCG sites.

This course will be remotely delivered by a tutor in a virtual online classroom and delegates must have access to a suitable PC, laptop or tablet with a robust  internet connection sufficient to cope with online delivery. 

Course dates:

Dysgu O Bell / Remote Learning

DateTimeDaysHoursWeeksCostCodePlaces left
08 Feb 202109:00Monday
Tuesday
14.01£210D00101726
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15 Apr 202109:00Thursday
Friday
14.01£210D00102766
This course is currently enrolling, book your place now
14 Jun 202109:00Monday
Tuesday
14.01£210D00102776
This course is currently enrolling, book your place now

Entry requirements:

This course will be remotely delivered by a tutor in a virtual online classroom and delegates must have access to a suitable PC, laptop or tablet with a robust  internet connection sufficient to cope with online delivery. 

Delivery:

This highly interactive course is delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual / group presentations.

Assessment:

At the end of the CITB SSSTS course delegates are required to sit an exam paper consisting of 25 questions, of which 4 are safety critical and require a short written answer. Multiple choice questions are worth 1 point each and safety critical questions are worth 1-3 points each. In order to pass the course delegates MUST answer ALL of safety critical questions correctly. The SSSTS Course pass rate is 80% (24 out of 30).

Progression:

The Suggested progression would be the five-day CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) training course.