Temporary Works Coordinator

Construction Skills Accredited Courses -Temporary Works Coordinator

Overview of the CITB Temporary Works Coordinator Course

Scaffolding-200x300This course is tailored for those on site with responsibility for managing all forms of temporary works. It is designed so that senior management, and those who engage with contractors, have confidence they are working to an assessed standard of knowledge.

Course length:

Two day

Who is it for:

Managers, Agents, Supervisors

Course Objectives

By the end of the Construction Industry Training Board Temporary Works Coordinator course, the delegate will:

  • understand the need for a Temporary Works Coordinator
  • know the day-to-day roles of other workers around the role
  • gain knowledge of risk assessments, method statements and best codes of practice
  • be able to apply this knowledge for use on temporary structures or building sites and how to manage the process
  • leave the course with an understanding of the “4C’s”; Communication, Cooperation, Coordination and Competency

To find out more about temporary works you can also take a look at our informative blog here.

Course Content

The content covered by the CITB Temporary Works Coordinator course includes:

  • Various types of Temporary Works
  • Case studies, procedures and policies of Temporary Works
  • BS5975:2008+A1:2011
  • Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations
  • Codes of practice and regulations
  • Design and Register for Temporary Works
  • Standard solutions and design checks
  • Temporary Works Coordinator’s role and responsibilities

What is Required to Pass the CITB Temporary Works Coordinator Course

To successfully complete Temporary Works Coordinator course will need to get 72% or above in the final exam. As such, the delegates are prompted to be interactive and involved throughout the training.

Entry Requirements

Delegates must have an understanding of spoken and written English. We also suggest that the attendee has a decent background knowledge of temporary works.

It is recommended that the person attending has access to the BS 5975 code of practice for temporary works, however relevant information will be provided on the day. The tutor also advises that candidates have experience in being responsible for managing all forms of temporary works.

Further Development

The CITB certificate is valid for 5 years. In addition, the certificate can only be renewed by doing the course again.

Course Locations

There are a number of locations where delegates can complete the CITB Temporary Works Coordinator course:

Contact Us Today

If you have any further questions, or would like to speak to one of the 3B Training specialists, don’t hesitate to get in touch or email us via training@3btraining.com. You can of course book a place on the CITB Temporary Works Coordinator course here or, if you are considering any further training, you can book a course here.


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