New Roads and Street works

Course Title: New Roads & Street Works Act Course Overview: Operatives and Supervisors. Intended for operatives and/or supervisors involved in road and streetworks. The course will cover all areas of the New Roads & Streetworks Act for Operatives. Combining teaching with practical assessment delegates will undertake recognised training and assessment.

Course Content: Operatives Units

  1. Location and avoidance of underground apparatus
  2. Signing, lighting and guarding
  3. Excavation in the highway
  4. Re-instatement and compaction of backfill materials
  5. Re-instatement of sub base and road base in non-bituminous materials
  6. Re-instatement of cold lay bituminous materials
  7. Re-instatement of modular surfaces

Operatives Additional Units 7. Re-instatement of hot lay bituminous materials 8. Re-instatement of concrete slabs

Supervisors Units

  1. Location and avoidance of underground apparatus
  2. Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding
  3. Monitoring excavation in the highway
  4. Monitoring reinstatement and compaction of backfill materials
  5. Monitoring reinstatement of sub base and road base in non-bituminous materials
  6. Monitoring reinstatement in bituminous materials
  7. Monitoring reinstatement of modular surfaces and concrete footways

Supervisors Additional Units 15. Monitoring reinstatement of concrete slabs For a delegate requiring individual units only a certificate of achievement can be issued towards completion of the full qualification, fees can be quoted for this on request. For any delegate wishing to undertake the Additional Units, please note that these are no longer covered on the course but can still be taken at an additional cost. Further details on this are available on request. SWQR cards are only valid for 5 years. Delegates will have 6 months before or 6 months after the renewal date to sit the re-assessment exams (please note that delegates will not be covered for the 6 months after the renewal date)

Duration: Four Days

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