Designed for all supervisory staff employed by local authorities, utilities and their contractors for the purpose of Signing, Lighting and Guarding of any road works on the highway.
Understand the safety implications of undertaking Streetworks, with particular reference to the protection of persons engaged on the works and avoidance of danger to the general public.
Appreciate the requirement 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 signage, 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.