Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding course

NRSWA Unit S1 Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding 1 day course

NRSWA Streetworks Course London

London Unit S1 Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding

The NRSWA Unit S1: Monitoring Signing, Lighting and Guarding training course in London provides participants with the knowledge required to monitor the installation of signage, lighting, guarding and portable traffic lights on work sites in accordance with best practices established by the NRSW Act of 1991. 
This 1-day training course is for anyone who aspires to supervise the deployment of signs, lights and guards on highways in London in order to safely and effectively control the movement of vehicular and pedestrian traffic through active work sites. This course is intended for actual or potential supervisors who will not be participating in the physical installation of SLG equipment. 

Who is the course for
The 1-day London NRSWA Unit S1 Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding course is for anyone that needs to monitor and supervise the temporary signage, cones, guards and lights on the roads that direct traffic and people around the place of work. Previously known as Unit 10, this course is for supervisors only who do not undertake any physical work. 
Upon successfully completing the NRSWA Unit S1: Monitoring Signing, Lighting and Guarding training course in London participants should: 
  • Have a thorough understanding of relevant regulations and standards.
  • Be able to identify and assess worksite hazards.
  • Be able to supervise the installation of SLG works on active job sites on roads and highways.
  • Ensure that said SLG components adhere to the NRSW Act of 1991.
  • Monitor the installation of portable traffic lights.
  • Be able to create safe and effective vehicle and pedestrian movement around work sites.
  • Effectively monitor workers assembling and disassembling work site traffic controls.

Upon completion, the candidate will be assessed on their performance and required to sit for an online exam. Upon successfully passing the assessment and online exam the candidate will be registered on the Street Works Qualifications Register and receive an SWQR ID card.
The course is delivered through a combination of classroom learning and practical activities in 1 day at the London Streetworks centre. You will then be required to complete assessments and a short online exam for the unit. 

After successful completion of the course you will be awarded a certificate from the awarding body, from one of the following; CABWI, SQA, Lantra or City and Guilds. You will then be registered on the Street Works Qualifications Register (SWQR), and you will receive your own SWQR ID card. 

How long does the qualification last
Your certificate and card are valid for 5 years and will show the unit you are qualified in to work on the roads. 
 The NRSWA Unit S1: Monitoring Signing, Lighting and Guarding training course in London will cover the following aspects of the SLG monitor’s work: 
  • How to create a traffic plan for an active work site.
  • How to ensure that plan complies with Safety at Street Works and Road Works Code of Practice.
  • How to use said plan to implement necessary remedial work on the active work site.
  • How to effectively monitor technicians installing SLG components on a work site.
  • How to assess the working methods of an operative.

NRSWA Streetworks Monitor signing, lighting and guarding 

The single unit 1 day course will qualify you in: 

(Important: the number in brackets is the old streetworks unit number) 

  • S1 (10) – Monitoring, signing, lighting and guarding
To find out when our next London signing, lighting and guarding scheduled course dates are, please call us on 0333 301 0226 or contact us here
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  • Training available nationwide
  • Group training on your site
  • Dyslexic or find writing hard? Our flexible assessors can change aspects of the course to meet your needs
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  • Experienced assessors with 25+ years experience
  • Highest pass rates
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  • Fast certification
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Frequently Asked Questions

Below are the 5 most commonly booked Streetworks courses: 
- Unit LA - Location and avoidance of underground services (Cat & Genny) 
- Unit 2(O1) - Signing, lighting, guarding 
- Unit 10(S1) - Monitoring signing, lighting, guarding 
- Full 5 day Operative course 
- Full 5 day Supervisor course 
If you are unsure which course you require we recommend checking with your employer or the local council. 

If you are a tree surgeon you need unit 01 for signing, lighting and guarding. There also need to be a supervisor on your site with unit S1.

If you are a tree surgeon that takes up trees then you must complete units LA and 01-05 and also have a supervisor on site with the equivalent qualifications.

No, there would need to be a streetworks signing, lighting and guarding operative Unit O1 (2) on the site carrying out the physical work. 

Yes. NRSWA Streetworks Unit S1 (or Unit 10) Monitoring signing, Lighting and Guarding covers everything you need to know to direct traffic and people around any works on the highways and roads (except motorways and dual carriageways with a 50 mph plus speed limit) in the UK. 
However it is not to be confused with the Lantra NHSS qualifications which generally covers works on the motorways and dual carriageways 

Yes the price includes all your certification and streetworks card.

Yes we offer discounts for group bookings call 0333 301 0226.

Yes we can complete training on your site for 6 or more delegates. We can also complete training on evenings and weekends to work around you. Call us on 0333 301 0226.

Yes, you can reschedule up to 14 days before any streetworks course.

Cancellation fees:

Within 30 days of course start date 100% of the total amount is due.

Outside of 30 days of the course there is no cancellation fee.

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