Monitor SLG works on the Highways and roads
This New Roads & Street Works Act (NRSWA) Signing, Lighting and Guarding (SLG) training course is designed for Operatives and Supervisors who must erect or monitor the erection of signing, lighting, and guarding for work on the roadways and highways.
A training group may contain only Operatives however, a minimum of 2 Operatives must be available for Supervisors to carry out observation exercises for monitoring signing, lighting, and guarding activities, which enables the most effective development of these candidates.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Any person erecting, monitoring Signing, Lighting and Guarding within roads, streets and pathways or anyone who wishes to advance their working knowledge of street works.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN
- New Roads and Street Works Act
- Basic principles of signing, lighting, and guarding
- Traffic control measures
- Practical use of the Code of Practice
- Portable traffic lights
- Practical use of equipment
- Identify and use correct traffic control measures
- Erect and dismantle signing, guarding, and lighting safely and in accordance with the supporting Code of Practice
- Correctly and confidently operate the equipment used
DURATION: 1 Day
DELIVERY METHODS: Open courses across the Midlands
ASSESSMENT: A high proportion of discussion and simulated assessments supplemented with video and classroom-based tutorials and progress tests. Please note, Operatives will be assessed by way of practical tests and oral questioning and Supervisors by written assignments and observation exercises.
CERTIFICATION: Street Works Qualifications Register Card (SWQR) through Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) which is renewable every five years
COMPETENCY: Summarise the requirements of the New Roads and Street Works (NRSW) Act, erect or monitor the erection of signing, lighting, and guarding for work on the roadways and highways.