New Roads and Street Works

The SQA Approved New Roads and Streetworks Qualification is a five day course and delegates can complete either the Operative or Supervisor Awards 

Content & Structure of the qualification

 Operative Awards – 5 days classroom plus practical based

  •  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 Roadbase in Non-Bituminous Materials
  • Reinstatement in Cold-lay Bituminous Materials
  • Reinstatement in Hot-lay Bituminous Materials
  • Reinstatement of Modular Surfaces and Concrete Footways

Supervisors Awards – 5 days classroom plus practical based

  • Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus
  • Monitoring Signing, Lighting and Guarding
  • Monitoring Excavation in the Road/Highway
  • Monitoring Reinstatement and Compaction of Backfill Materials
  • Monitoring Reinstatement of Sub-base and Roadbase in Non-bituminous Materials
  • Monitoring Reinstatement in Bituminous Materials
  • Monitoring Reinstatement of Modular Surfaces and Concrete Footways