Lot’s of S’s to get through in our series of short blogs looking at the A to Z of courses we do, the next S in our list is Safety at Street and Roadworks.

Sometimes shortened to RASWA – this signing lighting and guarding course covers theory and practical assessments to certify the successful candidate to set out traffic lights, signs, cones and barriers, and/or supervisors setting out traffic signage.

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Course ratios – Safety at Street and Roadworks

The course durations, training and testing ratios are

1 day course for up to 8 Delegates

Here is a link to the course syllabus blog, containing all the information you need to know about the training we can offer.

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Training can also be conducted at our training centre in Middlewich, where we have the full RASWA course requirements, equipment and materials.

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Upon successful completion of the course the candidates will received a Kentra Training ID card (credit card size) detailing the course completed.

In addition, we have the option to register the training with our Awarding Body NPORS. www.npors.com   If your candidates are working offsite or on other peoples premises a recognised Awarding Body membership maybe advantageous. Prior to training we would apply to NPORS to register the course and upon successful completion of the course we would apply for the candidates 5 year membership with the NPORS scheme.

Training locations

At Kentra we have always provided on-site training, coming to you and delivering the training in your own space.  Alternatively you can come to us at our training centre in Middlewich.

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RASWA – Safety at Street and Roadworks  – Signing, Guarding & Lighting.

Prior to coming on the course the candidate should have been issued with and have studied the ‘Safety at Street Works & Road Works’ a code of practice booklet available from The Stationery Office On-site Resources or

A room suitable for lecturing and for the use of our audio-visual equipment, chairs and desk for the use by the trainee and instructor would be appreciated.
The activities are undertaken either on-site or a realistic simulated site.

A full set of temporary signing and guarding for works on a road or foot way.
2 x Roadworks, 2 x End, 2 x Road Narrows, 2 x Keep Left / Right, 4 x Barrier Cones,
8 x Rails, 24 Cones, 1 x Stop & Go or Temporary Traffic signals.

Candidates will be expected to provide their own PPE.

All equipment to be in good working order.

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How we can help

Speaking of help, at Kentra we like to assist our clients with helping to arrange your training needs.  We have customers from all walks of life, self employed lone workers to multi national blue chip companies and its a pleasure to talk to you all.   If you would like more information about the courses we offer, click HERE for a link to our brochure or please  get in touch and let us help you though.

The Kentra Training Team

01606 832 556.

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Established Feb 1997 – Proud to be celebrating 25 years delivering quality training.

Our Awarding Body is National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS)

More details on the NPORS Safety at Street and Roadworks Training you can also check out our other blogs:

N714 Official NPORS Safety at Street and Roadworks Training

N714 Safety at Street and Road Works course details