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                  Site Safety Plus

                  - TWSTC Temporary Works Supervisor Training Course

Target Audience:


This course is one of the Site Safety Plus suite of courses and will provide candidates with a thorough knowledge of the role of a temporary works supervisor.




This course is endorsed by Build UK (formerly the UKCG United Kingdom Contractors Group) as the standard training for all supervisors with a responsibility for overseeing temporary works. The course will provide candidates with thorough knowledge of the role of a Temporary Works Supervisor including a sound understanding of the risk management of temporary works.


The course is supported by the Temporary Work Forum, CECA, UKCG, HSE and FMB.


Course structure:


- Risk management of temporary works

- The importance of communications and co-ordination in managing temporary works as a TWS

- Legal duties

- The roles and responsibilities of the TWS

- The role of other temporary work process

- An understanding of the TWS relevant aspects if BS 5975:2008+A1:2011


The course also gives emphasis, throughout, the importance of:


- The '4Cs' (communication, co-ordination, co-operation and competency)

- Risk management: safety and also business related


Important notice:


Tuts would strongly recommend any company or individual who holds the position of a TWC should have access to the BS 5975, this will also help them revise for the Site Safety Plus end test.


Prior Requirement / Prerequisites:


Candidates must have experience in being responsible for managing all forms of temporary works and a good understanding of spoken and written English. If you have any concerns in this area please contact a member of the team.




Upon successfully completing the course candidates will be awarded a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate. This qualification must be renewed every five years.


Duration: 2 Days


Delivery Location(s):


- Customers Site

- Nationwide Venues Available


CITB Grant Available?


Yes - please speak to one of our advisors should you require any further information.


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