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Construction Health and Safety Training

Signing, Lighting & Guarding for Operatives & Supervisors 

This course is designed to meet the legal requirements of people working in the highway, this course meets the City & Guilds criteria. A very hands on practical course with in depth training accompanied by practical assessments.

Supervisor Units

Course Overview

This course will certificate the successful candidate to undertake the setting out of traffic lights, signs, cones and barriers. To meet the criteria for the unit 10 certificate.

Who Should Attend

Designed for all supervisory staff employed by local authorities, utilities and their contractors for the purpose of Signing, Lighting & Guarding of any road works in the highway.

Course Content

Understand the safety implications of carrying out Streetworks, with particular reference to the protection of persons engaged on the works and avoidance of danger to the general public.
 
Appreciate the need to maintain the free movement of vehicular and pedestrian traffic at the site, if the works are to comply with the restrictions imposed by the works and the adoption of safe working practices.
 
Demonstrate the correct layout of appropriate signs, barriers, lamps, warning notices etc in compliance with the relevant advisory documents.
Recognise conditions that may necessitate the introduction of special measures such as the installation of portable traffic signals, traffic diversion, road closure etc.
Maintain the correct operation of portable traffic signals and reposition equipment as work.

Operatives Units

Course Overview

This course will certificate the successful candidate to undertake the setting out of traffic lights, signs, cones and barriers. To meet the criteria for the unit 2

Who Should Attend

Designed for all personnel employed by local authorities, utilities and their contractors for the purpose of Signing, Lighting & Guarding of any road works in the highway.

Course Content

  • Understand the safety implications of carrying out Streetworks, with particular reference to the protection of persons engaged on the works and avoidance of danger to the general public.
  • Appreciate the need to maintain the free movement of vehicular and pedestrian traffic at the site, if the works are to comply with the restrictions imposed by the works and the adoption of safe working practices.
  • Demonstrate the correct layout of appropriate signs, barriers, lamps, warning notices etc in compliance with the relevant advisory documents.
  • Recognise conditions that may necessitate the introduction of special measures such as the installation of portable traffic signals, traffic diversion, road closure etc.
  • Maintain the correct operation of portable traffic signals and reposition equipment as work.

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Please ensure before booking that the course price quoted includes book costs and ensure you are happy with the accredited body (not all SLG courses are City & Guilds approved, some courses listed are SQA or SWQR).

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Health and Safety Consultancy

MECsafe are a leading Construction Health and Safety Consultancy, providing a range of services across the Industry.


Our range of Services Include: - CDM 2015 Project Services, Construction Phase Plans, Competent Person Advisory Service, Health and Safety Policies, Fire Risk Assessments, Assistance with Contractor Accreditations e.g. CHAS, SAFEcontractor.


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