Temporary Works Coordinator Refresher Course

CITB Temporary Work Coordinator Refresher course is a one-day training course that delivers the knowledge to aid anyone managing all forms of temporary works. Overall, this Refresher course will update your knowledge and understanding of temporary works and good risk and safety management.

Combining your experience and the knowledge that you gain from this course will help you perform your role better. Therefore, you will become a more competent technical works coordinator.

You can complete this CITB Temporary Work Coordinator Refresher course online via Zoom or in the classroom. Also, our trainers are highly qualified, knowledgeable and have years of experience.

This course covers the following topics (for the full list of topics covered in this training, see the dropdown below):

  • The duties of a temporary works coordinator and why they are needed
  • BS 5975:2019 and how it is used with the role
  • Legislation and relevant code of practice that relates with temporary works
  • The need for risk management

Benefits of this Temporary Work Coordinator Refresher course:

  • You renew your qualification which is valid for five years
  • Gives senior management and contractors the confidence that the temporary work coordinator is highly competent and up to date with the relevant legislation.
  • CITB Site Safety Plus accredited


Temporary Work Coordinator Refresher course delivers knowledge to anyone managing all forms of temporary works.

Temporary Works Coordinator Refresher Course Content

This course provides you with a thorough understanding of how to manage all forms of temporary works.

With this knowledge, you will be able to manage your workforce more efficiently.

The content covered by this course includes:

Understanding the role of a Temporary Works Coordinator

Why they are needed, and the roles of others on site. As well as how to manage the temporary works process.

The code of best practice for temporary structures on building sites

BS5975 and how it is used with the role, and legislation and relevant codes of practice.

The importance of the “4Cs”

Communication, coordination, cooperation and competency.

The need for risk management

Risk assessments, and method statements.

Some self-study may be required outside of the course


To complete the course, you will need to get 72% or above in the final exam. The trainer will encourage you to be interactive and involved throughout the training.

How long is this course?

This is a one-day training course, which is highly interactive and engaging.

Why should I take this course?

Anyone who has the responsibility of managing all forms of temporary works should attend this course.

This course  will give you the tools you need to progress in the role and manage health and safety better.

Temporary Works Coordinator Refresher Entry Requirements

Firstly, you would need to bring a copy of your in-date Temporary Works Coordinator Training Course certificate to attend the course.

You must have an understanding of spoken and written English to attend this course. This is a requirement by CITB and vital when working on a UK site, especially if you need to conduct the 4C’s properly.

We also suggest that the attendee has a decent background knowledge of temporary works.

You will need photographic ID and national insurance number on the first day of the course. To issue a qualification, we need to ensure that the correct person is attending the course.

To attend the online learning course, you must have access to a computer or laptop that uses a microphone and webcam. To interact with the tutor and those attending, you must be easily seen and heard throughout.

The rules also require you to be seen by the invigilator whilst completing the exam.

Is this course accredited?

Yes, this course is CITB accredited and part of their suite of Site Safety Plus courses.

On successful completion of the training, you will receive a certificate in 6-8 weeks, which is valid for 5 years.

Where can I complete this course?

Online Learning

This course is hosted in an online virtual classroom using Zoom.

To access the course, delegates must join the course using the link provided. However, they will need a computer or laptop with a screen, camera, microphone and access to the internet to attend this course online. The final exam is completed online.

We have multiple dates for the remote learning course available to book online or over the phone.

In-house Courses

We can also organise this course to be delivered on an in-house basis. We can deliver in-house courses in either the classroom, remote learning or in a venue of your choosing.

CITB scheme rules require a minimum of 4 delegates and no more than 12 delegates. Bear this in mind when enquiring about in-house training.

We price our in-house courses on a case by case basis, taking into account the location of training, number of delegates and delivery method. If you would like a quote, complete the in-house training enquiry form on this page, and one of the team will be in touch.

Is this course CITB Grant claimable?

Yes, companies who are CITB registered can claim for each delegate who successfully pass this course.

You can find the list of short courses and the grant amounts you can claim here: CITB Grant Value for Short Courses


What does a Temporary Works Coordinator do?

The temporary works coordinator is responsible for ensuring that the contractor’s procedures for the control of temporary works are implemented on site. The temporary works coordinator is not normally the designer, but is responsible for ensuring that a suitable temporary works design is prepared, checked and implemented on site in accordance with the relevant drawings and specification.

How long is a Temporary Works Coordinator certificate valid for?

The certificate is valid for 5 years and can only be renewed by attending the course again.


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