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International Temporary Works Supervisor


1 day


Outside of the European Union


The course is one of the Simian Site Safety suite of courses and will provide candidates with a thorough knowledge of the role of a temporary works supervisor.
The course will provide you with thorough knowledge of the role of a Temporary Works Supervisor including a sound understanding of the risk management of temporary works.

Entry requirements:

You must have experience in being responsible for managing all forms of temporary works. You must also have a good understanding of spoken and written English.


Simian TWS certificate.

Course Content:

The course is aimed at ensuring the delegate gains a sound understanding of:

  • Risk management of temporary works
  • The importance of communications, co-operation,co-ordination and competency 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

Successful candidates can progress to Temporary Works Co-ordinator Training Course Specification.

Want to book an international course?
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