NRSWA Signing, Lighting & Guarding Unit 010
Health and Safety, safety training, training centre
On completion of the course delegates will be able to:-
Health and Safety
The course format is based around a morning classroom session covering
the theory & legislation side as well as a risk assessment.
- Understand the safety implications of carrying out streetworks,
with particular reference to the protection of persons engaged on the
works and avoidance of danger to the general public
- Appreciate the need to maintain the free movement of vehicular
and pedestrian traffic at the site of the works to comply with the
restrictions imposed by the works and the adoption of safe working
- Identify the correct layout of appropriate signs, barriers,
lamps, warning notices etc in compliance with the relevant advisory
- Recognise conditions that may necessitate the introduction of
special measures such as the installation of portable traffic signals,
traffic diversion, road closure etc
- Monitor and maintain the correct operation of portable traffic signals and reposition equipment as work proceeds
The afternoon practical / assessment session involves the delegates
monitoring / supervising delegates actually setting up a two-way traffic
light set, signs cones & barriers
If this course is to be undertaken away from our training centre,
adequate facilities in the form of a roadway with the unpredicted
movement of both vehicles and pedestrians, together with the necessary
signs, cones and barriers.
A classroom facility with electricity supply is required for the theory session.
All delegates should have available & bring with them the following safety equipment.
As little as one delegate can enrol on to our scheduled open courses.
- Safety boots
- Fluorescent jacket
In-company courses can be arranged for a minimum of eight delegates and accommodate a maximum of twelve.
The delegate who successfully completes this course will recieve an accredited City & Guilds certificate.
- Safety at Street Works and Road Works - A Code of Practice
This course meets the criteria for CITB grants.
The UTN administration section will give full support for the application of this grant.
UTN provide each delegate with a buffet on all our full day courses.
, health and safety training
, safety training
, Signing Lighting & Guarding
, Street Works
, training centre