COURSE SUITABLE FOR:

Managers, supervisors and operatives who are required to plan, organise, direct and manage signage and road works, in both rural and urban situations. This CSCS roadwork training is mandatory under The Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations

COURSE AWARD:

QQI Special Purpose Level 5 Certificate in ‘Signing, Lighting and Guarding at Roadworks & CSCS Card

COURSE DURATION:

3 days

COURSE PARTICIPANTS:

Group training / 4 or 8 participants (Two trainers required if 8 participants)

COURSE PREREQUISITES:

Age 16 years upwards.
Participant has successfully completed Safe Pass Programme. Participants will undergo an in-depth 3 day course and good literacy and numeric skills are strongly recommended. Preferably participant has previous experience in the construction industry and on road works.

VENUE REQUIREMENTS:

Room suitable to seat 10 people comfortably (with tables /desks if possible).
White wall or projector screen

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

On completion of the Signing , Lighting and Guarding at Roadworks programme, trainees will be able to evaluate, plan and install a safe system of signing, lighting and guarding at road works in accordance with the requirements of National guidelines.

COURSE PROGRAMME:

Introduction to Traffic Management

Road works Classifications

Traffic Management Devices

Traffic Management Layouts

Safe Systems of Installation

Traffic Management Applications

Motorways / Dual Carriageways

ASSESSMENTS:

Assessments consist of Site Practical Assessment, Classroom Practical Assessment and Multi-Choice/ Short Answer.
To be awarded a Certificate candidate needs to attain at least 70% in the modular and competency test.

COURSE PROVIDER INFORMATION

Please refer to our website www.westcorksafety.ie or contact the Training Co-ordinator for any additional information required about Recognition of Prior Learning, Course Assessment, Appeals, Tutor Contact Details , Learners’ Rights, and Other Training Courses available at: info@westcorksafety.ie