This programme is designed for Managers, Supervisors and Operatives who are required to plan, organise, direct, control and manage the safe free flow of traffic through roadworks in rural and urban situations with minimum risk and delay to others. This is in accordance with Chapter 8 Road Traffic Signs Manual, Department of the Environment.
Provide detailed plan for an intended site, showing all relevant distances, sizes and dimensions in accordance with the Safety at Streetworks and Road Works Code of Practice.
Produce a list of equipment for the intended site.
Produce a plan of intended site showing the position of signs, guarding and demonstrate the sequence of setting out the advance signing, safety zones and pedestrian walkways.
Demonstrate the positioning, testing, adjusting, commissioning and decommissioning of temporary traffic signals.
Answer a range of questions to demonstrate knowledge of the subject.
Conduct the activities safely wearing the appropriate safety wear.
To demonstrate sufficient knowledge by the way of oral or written questions.
Method Of Training
Practical demonstrations on live roadway
Theory & Practical assessments
Applicants must be 18 years or over
Must have previous experience working on roadworks
Applicants must have good vision and good hearing
Possess an In date SafePass Card/CSR & PPS Number
1 x Passport Photo
Personal Protective Equipment (high-vis vest, hard hat & safety boots)
On successful completion of this three day course a CSCS card and QQI L5 Certificate will be issued. Certificates are valid for a period of five years.
Maximum No. per course