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                  Site Safety Plus

                  - TSTS Tunnelling Safety Training Scheme



This Site Safety Plus accredited course is the new industry agreed solution for anyone working in a tunnel under construction.


This one-day program is designed to help those wishing to improve their knowledge of the safety requirements when working in the tunnelling industry.


It replaces the existing three tunnelling options:


- Tunnel Safety Card (TSC)

- Underground Safety Passport (USP)

- CITB HS&E specialist tunnelling test


If you have any of the existing cards outlined above and it has expired, you must do the new TSTS course and the pass the new test.


The course programme will cover:


- Tunnelling in confined spaces

- Shaft and surface operations

- Tunnelling construction

- Tunnelling Plant and Equipment

- Control of Underground Plant during Tunnelling Operations

- Emergency Arrangements

- Occupational Health/First Aid/PPE


Prior Requirement / Prerequisites:


You must have a good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.




This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies,classroom discussion and group work. You will be continuously assessed and required to successfully complete a multiple-choice test. This is a highly interactive course delivered by means of case studies and classroom discussion.




On successful completion of the course exam, delegates will receive certification through the Site Safety Plus Scheme.


Duration: 1 Day


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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