NRSWA – Supervisors
This course covers location and avoidance of underground apparatus, interpretation of plans, risks, underground apparatus, monitoring signing, lighting and guarding, monitoring excavation in the highway classification and structures, site efficiency, monitoring reinstatement and compaction of backfill materials, sub-base and road base, roadway types and structures, reinstatement of bituminous materials, roadway structure preparation compaction and compaction exercise.
Key certificate for both operatives and supervisors: LA – Location & avoidance of underground apparatus
Supervisor (S-series) certificates:
S1 – Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding (Key certificate)
S2 – Monitoring excavation in the highway
S3 – Monitoring reinstatement and compaction of backfill materials
S4 – Monitoring reinstatement of sub-base and base in non-bituminous materials
S5 – Monitoring reinstatement in bituminous materials
S6 – Monitoring reinstatement of concrete slabs
S7 – Monitoring reinstatement of modular surfaces, concrete footways
On completion of this course the individual will be able to supervise work on the highway as required under the New Roads and Street Works Act, ensuring that the necessary and appropriate equipment is used safely and correctly to the appropriate standards.