NRSWA Streetworks Operatives & Supervisors



Start Date



Duration TBCDate TBCCannock£650

NRSWA Streetworks Operatives & Supervisors

Suitable For

  • Anyone who carries out the manual excavation and restoration of footpaths and highways.

Aims & Objectives

  • To gain the necessary qualifications under the New Roads and Streetworks Act (1991)to allow delegates to carry out their duties on the public highway and footpaths.

Course Content

  • Unit 1 (now LA) – Location & avoidance of underground apparatus
  • Unit 2 (now O1) – Signing, lighting and guarding
  • Unit 3 (now O2) – Excavation in the highway
  • Unit 4 (now O3) – Reinstatement & compaction of backfill materials
  • Unit 5 (now O4) – Reinstatement of sub base & road in non bituminous materials
  • Unit 6 (now O5) – Reinstatement of cold-lay bituminous materials
  • Unit 7 (now O6) – Reinstatement of hot lay bituminous materials (subject to centre)
  • Unit 9 (now O8) – Reinstatement of modular surfaces and concrete footways