Guidance for HSST supervisors 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? 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 How to create and maintain a good training plan. 4 Work-based activities and evidence Information about work-based activities and evidence. 5 Supporting your HSST trainee Learn how to support your HSST trainee throughout their training.