NRSWA – 5 day Assessment Operatives

NRSWA Training (New Roads and Street Works) Operatives Course is a necessity for any employee who may be involved in working on or adjacent to the public highways as defined by regulations supportive to the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991.

This training/Assessment course covers the procedures and guidelines for working on roads and highways. The training and qualifications are targeted at those who are either employed by local authorities, utilities companies or contractors and are required to carry out work on roads, highways or on footpaths.

It is absolutely essential that those who are working on public highways or even adjacent to them should take the relevant unit and achieve the required level of competence. It is through this range of qualified training and competence that accidents are avoided and road fatalities are reduced.

Delegates attending this course will be required to have some level of experience within the construction / civil engineering sectors. If you are unsure whether your current level of experience is suitable for entrance on to this course please call us before booking your place.

A basic comprehension of the English Language is essential.

Objectives

At the end of the NRSWA Operatives Course delegates will be aware of: –

  • Training and assessment process for a Streetworks Operative.
  • Health and Safety legislation and their obligations under this Act.
  • Safe working practices and methods.
  • Reference documentation used within the Highways Industry.

They will also be able to:

  • Carry out Streetworks to the standards set down in the Act.
  • Use hand and power tools for the purpose of such works, including Portable Traffic Signal Systems.
  • Read and understand site plans for the purpose of identifying underground / overhead apparatus.
  • Use locating equipment for the purpose of detecting underground apparatus.
  • Set up a site to protect workers and members of the public.

Agenda

The NRSWA Course for Operatives will cover the following units: –

LA – Location & avoidance of underground services
Unit 01 – Signing, Lighting & Guarding
Unit 02 – Excavation in the highway. Specifications, techniques, road types, materials
Unit 03 – Reinstatement & compaction of backfill materials
Unit 04 – Reinstatement of non-bituminous sub-base & road-base materials
Unit 05 – Laying practices and reinstatement of cold lay bituminous materials. Specification & types of materials.
Unit 08 – Reinstatement of modular surfaces & concrete footways

Duration

5 days

Assessment

Assessment of this NRSWA course is carried out as follows: –

  • Each unit of competence is assessed by written & oral questioning.
  • Each unit of competence is assessed practically by observation.
  • Some units require the candidates to produce sketches.
  • Some units require the candidates to carry out risk assessments.

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for NRSWA operatives who physically carry out the work on the roadways and highways. This includes excavation, backfill and reinstatement of materials during street works.

Units LA, S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S7

£640.00+vat

Upcoming Courses

november

02novAll Day075 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

16novAll Day215 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

23novAll Day285 day NRSWA Sussex. #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

december

07decAll Day125 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

14decAll Day195 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

january

11janAll Day165 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

25janAll Day305 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

february

08febAll Day135 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

22febAll Day275 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

march

15marAll Day205 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

april

12aprAll Day175 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

19aprAll Day245 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

may

10mayAll Day155 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

24mayAll Day295 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

june

14junAll Day195 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

28junAll Day03jul5 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

july

28junAll Day03jul5 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

19julAll Day245 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

august

02augAll Day075 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

23augAll Day285 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

september

06sepAll Day115 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

20sepAll Day255 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

october

11octAll Day165 day NRSWA Sussex #op5. #sup5Ajs training RH20 1DL,

25octAll Day305 day NRSWA Caldicot #op5. #sup5Ajs Training Highways Academy Caerwent, 100 Sandy Ln, Caldicot NP26 4NQ, UK

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