At the end of the course delegates should be able to meet the below criteria


To ensure that all those given temporary works supervisory responsibilities understand the:

  • need for and duties of a TWS
  • roles of others
  • use of BS5975:2019 in relation to the role
  • importance of the 4Cs: communication, coordination, co-operation and competence
  • need for risk management.


  • understand the duties of a TWS and roles of others
  • have a detailed knowledge and understanding of BS 5975:2019 be able to communicate effectively in the workplace

There are no formal entry requirements. However, delegates should hold, or be about to hold, the role of a temporary works supervisor.

SSP TWS certificate

Assessment will be by an open-book multiple-choice examination at the end of the course. Delegates will also be expected to interact and participate during the course.

CITB grant is available for eligible CITB levy paying companies

Course Information

Cost: From £230pp

Duration: 1 days

Mandatory Entry Requirements: See Mandatory Entry Requirements

Dates: 12th March

Funding: See Grants and Funding

How to Apply

Call 01922 663600 for course dates.

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