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Supervising Reinstatement of the Highway Re-Assessment training course

Course code: NRSWA18  |  View the training area

Course overview

A 2 day training course designed for supervisors who need to renew their SWQR (Streetworks Qualifications Register) registration for Units 1, 10-14 and 16 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.

Supervising Reinstatement of the Highway Re-Assessment

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • A refresher event to revisit existing skills.
  • Confidence in the supervision of employees and contractors.
  • Compliance with SWQR registration scheme.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Improved safety and compliance.
  • 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 necessary to supervise 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, interpret utility plans and to use tools, including CAT and Genny, to locate underground structures.
  • 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 selection and 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 reinstatement of the highway re-assessment course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds scheme 6156 (Units 1, 10-14 and 16).
  • The course also supports registration with SWQR.

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. Learners tell us they value the opportunity to practice skills in a real live situation.
  • Excavations/reinstatement is undertaken in purposes built training facilities.
  • The City and Guilds qualification is assessed through written tests and observation of practical exercises.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Learners must bring their existing SWQR card showing units 1, 10-14 & 16.
  • Learners 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.

Course dates

Course code
2 day course
Price from
£255.00 + certification

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N.B. Places = Places left

Start dateStart dateEnd dateCentreExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
21/11/2019Thu 21 Nov 2019Fri 22 Nov 2019 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
03/12/2019Tue 03 Dec 2019Wed 04 Dec 2019 Swindon £255.00£306.00 5+
21/01/2020Tue 21 Jan 2020Wed 22 Jan 2020 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
05/02/2020Wed 05 Feb 2020Thu 06 Feb 2020 Swindon £255.00£306.00 5+
09/03/2020Mon 09 Mar 2020Tue 10 Mar 2020 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
20/04/2020Mon 20 Apr 2020Tue 21 Apr 2020 Swindon £255.00£306.00 5+
12/05/2020Tue 12 May 2020Wed 13 May 2020 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
10/06/2020Wed 10 Jun 2020Thu 11 Jun 2020 Swindon £255.00£306.00 5+
07/07/2020Tue 07 Jul 2020Wed 08 Jul 2020 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
28/07/2020Tue 28 Jul 2020Wed 29 Jul 2020 Swindon £255.00£306.00 5+
11/08/2020Tue 11 Aug 2020Wed 12 Aug 2020 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
25/08/2020Tue 25 Aug 2020Wed 26 Aug 2020 Swindon £255.00£306.00 5+
08/09/2020Tue 08 Sep 2020Wed 09 Sep 2020 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
03/11/2020Tue 03 Nov 2020Wed 04 Nov 2020 Derby £255.00£306.00 5+
17/11/2020Tue 17 Nov 2020Wed 18 Nov 2020 Swindon £255.00£306.00 5+

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