Temporary Works Supervisor

Site Safety Plus Accredited Courses – Temporary Works Supervisor


Temporary Works SupervisorThe Temporary Works Supervisor course will provide you with a thorough knowledge of the role of a Temporary Works Supervisor, including a sound understanding of the risk management of temporary works.

The CDM Regulations 2015 states that all alteration, demolition, dismantling work and excavations should be carefully planned and carried out by competent people to avoid unplanned incidents.

The HSE advice contains within the SIM 02/2010/04 ‘The management of temporary works in the construction industry’ states the correct design and execution of temporary works is an essential element of risk prevention and mitigation in construction. Contractors should have temporary works procedures including Temporary Works Co-ordinator and adequate control of installation using Temporary Works Supervisors.

Course length:
One day

Who is it for:
Agents, Managers, Supervisors

Course Objectives

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

  • have gained an understanding of the importance of cooperation and teamwork on a temporary works site
  • understand the legal duties of a Temporary Works Supervisor
  • have a stronger awareness of risk management on site as well as the roles of a supervisor and their fellow employees on site
  • 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 Supervisor training course includes:

  • Different groups and types of Temporary Works.
  • BS5975:2008+A1:2011.
  • CDM, legislation and Codes of Practice.
  • Temporary Works Register, Design Brief and Design.
  • Case studies, policy and procedures.
  • Standard solutions and permitted drawings.
  • Risk assessments, method statements and safe systems of work.
  • The roles and duties of a Temporary Works Supervisor.

What is Required to Pass the CITB Temporary Works Supervisor Course?

To pass the Temporary Works Supervisor course successfully you will need to get 72% or above in the final exam. Delegates are therefore persuaded to interact and get involved throughout the course.

Entry Requirements

Delegates must also have a strong understanding of written and spoken English. You must also have experience in being responsible for managing all forms of temporary works, and an understanding of the relevant aspects of the BS 5975:2008+A1:2011 revision material.

Further Development

This CITB certificate will be valid for 5 years and can only be renewed by doing the course again. For some CITB courses, such as SMSTS and SSSTS, you can attend a refresher course to renew your certificate.

Course Locations

There are a number of locations where delegates can complete the CITB ABC course:

LiverpoolManchesterWatford and Wigan.

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 Supervisor course here or, if you are considering any further training, you can book a course here.

What is a Temporary Works Supervisor?

Want to know more about the role of a Temporary Works Supervisor? Take a look at some more information on the occupation here.

Next Available Courses

Location: Derby (Ilkeston)

Date: 23 Jul 2018

£245.00 + VAT £195.00 + VAT

Location: Manchester

Date: 31 Jul 2018

£245.00 + VAT

Location: Watford

Date: 01 Aug 2018

£245.00 + VAT

Location: Manchester

Date: 09 Aug 2018

£245.00 + VAT

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