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Highways Reinstatement Re-Assessment training course

Course code: NRSWA17  |  View training area

A 2 day training course designed for operatives who need to renew their SWQR (Streetworks Qualifications Register) registration for Units 1-6 and 9 in line with the 2nd Edition Specification for Reinstatement of Openings in the Highway and the New Roads and Streetworks Act 1991, revised 2002 Code of Practice. Delegates can complete this course with Develop Training up to four months after their expiry date, after this point there is insufficient time to complete a refresher registration within SQWR timescales and a full course is required.

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Please see below for our full training overview for the Highways Reinstatement Refresher NRSWA course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • A refresher NRSWA training course helps to revisit existing skills.
  • Achieves compliance with SWQR registration scheme.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Improved safety and compliance.
  • Improved planning of works in the highway.
  • Better reinstatement, right first time.
  • Employees feel their employer has made an investment in them.

What you will learn

  • You will revisit the skills and knowledge to carry out work to the standards required by the Specification for the Reinstatement of Openings in Highways (Second Edition 2002).
  • You will revisit the risks associated with striking underground apparatus, to recognise the signs of underground services and interpret utility plans.
  • You will look again at signing, lighting and guarding the workplace and the erection of temporary traffic signals.
  • The methods of excavation, safety measures and the use of road drills and saws, and how to support utility apparatus within the excavation.
  • The storage of excavated materials for re-use. Placing and compaction of backfill and sub-base materials. Laying and compaction of cold-lay bituminous materials.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City & Guilds scheme 6156 (Units 1-6 and 9).
  • The re-assessment training course also supports registration with SWQR (Streetworks Qualifications Register).

How is this training delivered?

  • Theory surrounding the course is delivered in the classroom but there is an emphasis on practicing skills in and around the highway in a low risk, supervised and controlled situation.
  • Excavations/reinstatement is undertaken in purposes built training facilities.
  • The City & Guilds qualification is assessed through written tests and observation of practical exercises.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates must bring their existing SWQR card showing units 1-6 and 9, up to 4 months from the date of expiry.
  • Delegates should also bring safety boots, hard hat, eye protection, ear protection, working gloves, waterproof clothing and high visibility clothing to use in the practical exercises.
  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

Price from: £250.00 + VAT

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Course code
2 day training course
Price from
£250.00 + certification

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13/08/2018Mon 13 Aug 2018Tue 14 Aug 2018 Derby £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket
28/08/2018Tue 28 Aug 2018Wed 29 Aug 2018 Swindon £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket
12/09/2018Wed 12 Sep 2018Thu 13 Sep 2018 Lisburn £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket
01/10/2018Mon 01 Oct 2018Tue 02 Oct 2018 Derby £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket
08/10/2018Mon 08 Oct 2018Tue 09 Oct 2018 Swindon £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket
26/11/2018Mon 26 Nov 2018Tue 27 Nov 2018 Derby £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket
03/12/2018Mon 03 Dec 2018Tue 04 Dec 2018 Swindon £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket
05/12/2018Wed 05 Dec 2018Thu 06 Dec 2018 Lisburn £250.00£300.00 Add to my basket