FAS CSCS – Signing, Lighting & Guarding at Road-works

FAS CSCS / FETAC- Signing, Lighting & Guarding at Road-works

Who should attend

Managers, supervisors and operatives who are required to plan, organize, direct and manage road-works, in both rural and urban situations. This training is mandatory under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2006, and will be enforced from July 6 2009.

Duration

3 Days (theory & site practical)

Max No

8 participants per course,  8:45am – 5.00pm

Presenters

Delivered by FÁS-registered Instructors (2 instructors).

Objectives

Candidates who successfully complete this course will be trained to plan, organize, direct and manage the safe flow of traffic through road-works, in both rural and urban situations, with a minimum of delay to road users.

Candidates

Due to the requirement of record keeping for successful applicants, and the volume of theory involved in the course, candidates with poor literacy and/or innumeracy cannot be catered for and should not be put forward as trainees. There is a pre-requisite for candidates to have a Valid *Safepass* card before attending the course.

Cost

€650 per Candidate – including all course materials,  registration and applications.

(FAS/FETAC Certificate and CSCS Card)

Terms

Payment in advance.

Location

TMTS Ltd- Training Centre, Unit 9 Ballyconnell Business Park, Co. Cavan.

Training can also be delivered at an alternative venue, provided that a suitable practical site location, and training facility which meets FAS requirements, can be attained.

Availability

Please call (049)9527399 or Damien  (087)7390082

Specifically, trainees will learn to:

  • Prepare detailed plans for intended road-work sites, showing relevant distances, sizes and dimensions in accordance with the traffic layouts set out in “Chapter 8” and “Guidance for the control and management of traffic at Road-works” documents.
  • Select correct signage requirements for intended road-works.
  • Demonstrate setting out advance signing, safety zones and pedestrian walkways at sample road-works.
  • Demonstrate the positioning, testing, adjusting, of temporary traffic signals at sample road-works.
  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of the subject by practical and written examination.
  • Demonstrate ability to safely conduct activities at sample road-works.  Produce and implement plans of intended roadwork sites showing the position of signs, cones, barriers, safety zones

Awards

FÁS CSCS Registration Card (Construction Sector Certification Scheme)

FETAC Level 5 certification and identity card for successful applicants.