Signing Lighting & Guarding [NRSWA]

New Roads & Street Works Act – Signing, Lighting & Guarding

This course will teach you the skills and knowledge necessary to operate or supervise the signing, lighting and guarding of street works in line with the New Roads and Streetworks Act (NRSWA).  Our specialist centre is uniquely equipped to offer delegates excellent practical training that supplements classroom learning.

Our assessors boast a wealth of experience and expertise, catering to a range of learning styles and needs.  Practical, hands-on training forms the foundation of our NRSWA courses, allowing delegates to practise and refine skills, whilst classroom teaching elements help to reinforce this knowledge.

All Street Works courses offered are City & Guilds accredited.  Prices include all training and assessments, plus the certificate and card.


Unit O1 (formerly Unit 2) Operatives

You will learn how to:

  • Produce a plan for a site showing the position of signs, guarding, and traffic signals including all relevant distances, sizes, and dimensions required
  • Produce a list of equipment for the intended site
  • Position, test, adjust, commission, and decommission temporary traffic signals
  • Work safely and use correct PPE


Unit S1 (formerly Unit 10) Supervisors

You will learn how to:

  • Produce a detailed plan for a site showing all distances and dimensions in accordance with the Safety at Street Works and Road Works Code of Practice
  • Make formative decisions and recommend remedial action from a given plan
  • Observe an operative surveying a work site and record observations made
  • Observe an operative setting up and taking down a site
  • Explain any remedial action required


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