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Top CITB Courses for Construction Professionals

The construction industry is constantly evolving, and it’s important for professionals to stay up-to-date with the latest skills and techniques.

3B Training offers Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) training courses to help construction professionals improve their skills and advance their careers.

In this article, we will discuss the top CITB courses for construction professionals.

CITB Training Courses for Construction Professionals

CITB Health and Safety Awareness

Health and safety is a priority. It is important for all professionals to have a good understanding of the regulations and best practices.

The Health and Safety Awareness course helps construction workers aware of potential dangers and risks at work.

It also teaches how to work safely to avoid accidents and injuries.

The course is ideal for industry newcomers or who need a refresher on health and safety regulations.

This is offered as a one-day course that covers the basics of health and safety in the construction industry.

By completing this course you’ll be a step closer to gaining the Green Labourer CSCS card.

The Green CSCS card is what Labourers require to gain access to work on a construction site.

CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)

Construction supervisors play a significant role in the successful operation of any construction site.

The SSSTS (Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme) course covers a wide range of topics, including:

  • Legal responsibilities
  • Risk assessments
  • Health and safety legislation
  • Site-specific hazards
  • The importance of effective supervision

After the two-day course, Supervisors will confidently be able to carry out their responsibilities and contribute to a positive safety culture on construction sites.

CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) is a five-day course designed for construction Site Managers.

The SMSTS course emphasises the significance of effective management in ensuring the safety of construction sites.

Managers play a crucial role in implementing health and safety measures and the SMSTS training equips them with the necessary knowledge and skills to do so.

It is a highly recognised and respected qualification in the construction industry and is essential for those in managerial positions.

CITB Temporary Works Coordinator

Temporary works are an essential part of any construction project.

It is important for professionals to have the necessary skills and knowledge to manage them effectively.

The role of a Temporary Works Coordinator is crucial for ensuring the safety and effectiveness of construction projects, especially when temporary structures are involved.

The CITB Temporary Works Coordinator course is ideal for those who are responsible for coordinating temporary works on construction sites and covers topics such as risk assessment, design, and management of temporary works.

Successful completion indicates that the individual is qualified to act as a Temporary Works Coordinator.

You can also find out more information about this Temp works course here: What a Temporary Works Course

We also have a one-day Temporaray Works Coordinator refresher course, designed to keep your Temp works knowledge recent and relevant.

CITB Temporary Works Supervisor Course

A Temporary Works Supervisor (TWS) is an important role in construction projects that involve temporary works, structures, or systems.

The primary responsibility of a Temporary Works Supervisor is to oversee the day-to-day activities related to temporary works on a construction site.

The CITB Temporary Works Supervisor course is for a duration of one day and also covers understanding your responsibilities, legistaltions and codes of practice, managing risks on a construction site.

Check out our blog to learn more: What is a Temporary Works Supervisor

CITB SEATS Environmental Awareness Training

SEATS stands for Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme.

The SEATS course is designed to raise awareness and provide individuals working in construction and related industries with a basic understanding of environmental issues and the importance of environmental sustainability in construction.

The SEATS one-day course covers a range of environmental topics such as sustainable construction practices, environmental legislation and regulations and the importance of sustainability in the construction industry.

Read our previous blog: Why do I need Environmental Awareness training

CITB Director’s Role for Health and Safety (DRHS) Course

The Director’s Role for Health and Safety (DRHS) is a one-day training course for company directors and senior executives.

The course is designed to provide knowledge and understanding of legal responsibilities and how to manage health and safety within an organisation.

The course content covers topics such as legal responsibilities, health and safety management systems, risk management, safety leadership and strategic planning for health and safety.

Benefits of completing a CITB course

Recognition and credibility – The certification that you obtain through these CITB courses is widely recognised and respected within the construction industry. Employers often prioritise hiring individuals who have undergone CITB training, as it signifies their competence and dedication to health and safety practices.

More Opportunities – By demonstrating a commitment to your role in the construction industry more opportunities arise and give professionals an advantage when seeking employment or advancement within the construction sector.

Certification – CITB certification adds value to an individual’s professional profile and also enhances their credibility.

Personal Development – Beyond professional benefits, CITB courses can contribute to your personal development by boosting your self-confidence, problem-solving abilities, and decision-making skills.

Productivity and Efficiency – The training provided by 3B Training can lead to increased productivity and efficiency on construction sites. Better skills and knowledge can help you complete tasks more effectively and reduce project delays.

Compliance – Some CITB courses may be mandatory to meet industry regulations and standards. Completing these courses ensures that you and your employer remain compliant with legal requirements.

Updated knowledge – Staying informed and updated is crucial for professionals in every field. Additionally, CITB courses ensure delegates have the most recent industry knowledge so they can effectively contribute to the success and competitiveness of the industry.


We offer a wide range of CITB courses for construction professionals, and these are just a few of the top options available.

Overall, whether you are looking to advance your career, gain new skills, or improve your knowledge of health and safety regulations, there is a CITB training course that can help you achieve your goals.

Invest in your professional development and take advantage of these top CITB training courses today.

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