You will become competent in the supervision of manual excavation and reinstatement on the highway, including:

  • Location and avoidance of underground services
  • Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding; co-ordination procedures and code of practice
  • Monitoring excavation in the highway; specifications, techniques, road types, materials
  • Monitoring reinstatement and compaction of backfill materials
  • Monitoring reinstatement of non-bituminous sub-base and road-base materials
  • Monitoring laying practices and reinstatement of bituminous materials; specification and types of materials
  • Monitoring reinstatement of modular surfaces and concrete highways.

Or

  • You will become competent in the supervision of manual excavation and reinstatement on the highway, including:
  • Location and avoidance of underground apparatus
  • Signing, lighting and guarding
  • Excavation in the road/highway
  • Reinstatement and compaction of backfill materials
  • Reinstatement of sub-base and road-base in non-bituminous materials
  • Reinstatement of cold-lay bituminous materials
  • Reinstatement of modular surfaces and concrete footways

Construction College Midlands certificate City & Guilds 6156/01 or SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority) The college will apply on your behalf for the Street Works Qualifications Register Card.

Construction College Midlands certificate City & Guilds 6156/01 or SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority) The college will apply on your behalf for the Street Works Qualifications Register Card.

3 days of training 2 days of technical tests

The course includes:

Practical tasks and observation exercises, Classroom-based theory including written assignments, Operatives and supervisors learn on the same course to replicate a team environment

Grants are available for eligible employers.

For further information please visit the CITB website.

Course Information


Cost: From £695

Duration: 5 days

Mandatory Entry Requirements: See Mandatory Entry Requirements

Dates: Various

Funding: See Grants and Funding


How to Apply

Call 01922 663600 for course dates.

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