What Does Nrswa Mean?

What is signing lighting and guarding?

The NRSWA Signing, Lighting and Guarding course is designed to educate delegates on how to set out signs, cones, barriers and traffic lights on a new road and street works site..

How do I renew my street works card?

You can renew your card by undertaking a re-assessment at a Centre up to five years after the card expiration date. Please note even though you can re-assess during this period, your card will not be valid until you have been certificated and your new card issued by SWQR.

How long does signing lighting and guarding last?

The NRSWA certificates and card are valid for 5 years. Once your card has expired you will need to refresh your training with the Re-Assessment.

What is Nrswa accreditation?

1. Section 67(1) and (2) of The New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA) requires undertakers to ensure that work that involves breaking up of the street or tunnelling or boring under the street is controlled by competent people.

How long does a Nrswa card last?

5 yearsThe NRSWA certificates and card are valid for 5 years.

What is a street works qualification?

These Street Works qualifications meet the requirements of the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSW) which requires work involving the installation, renewal, maintenance and inspection of underground apparatus in the highway to be under the control of competent persons who are in possession of a valid Street Works …

What is streetworks course?

New Roads and Street Works Act (NRSWA) 1991: Supervisor or Operative. This course teaches the skills supervisors need to carry out work to the standards of the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 – the legal framework for street works. It is for new roads and street work supervisors who: locate underground apparatus.

What is a SWQR card?

What is SWQR? We are authorised by the UK Government Transport Departments to maintain the Street Works Qualifications Register (SWQR). Under the New Roads and Street Works Act, 1991 (NRSWA); Candidates with a certificate from an Awarding Organisation can be issued with an SWQR card.