Guidance Guidance for HSST supervisors Last Updated: 16th October 2020 The HSST guidance is geared towards new and existing workplace supervisors, or anyone who wants to get an overview of the HSST programme. Contents 1 What is the HSST programme about? Here is an introduction to the Higher Specialist Scientist Training programme. 2 Training responsibilities Find out what your responsibilities are as a training officer. 3 The training plan Guidance on creating and maintaining a good training plan. 4 Work-based activities and evidence Information about work-based activities and evidence. 5 Supporting your HSST trainee It is important that you support your HSST trainee throughout their training. 6 The HSST experience Watch a selection of short videos from trainees and training officers, talking about the up’s and down’s of the HSST programme.