New Roads and Streetworks Re-Assessments – Supervisor

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New Roads and Streetworks Re-Assessments – Supervisor

Total Qual. Time

2 Days
The New Roads and Street Works Act (NRSWA) Re-assessment process was introduced to improve the standard of workers on the highway following new regulations that came into force in April 2017.

Who should attend

Re-assessments are suitable for Supervisors who monitor work on highways in England and Scotland are already registered on the Street Works Qualifications Registration Card (SWQR) and need to renew their registration. Those who hold a valid SWQR Certification/Card can renew at any time within its last year of validity without losing any of the time left on the card.

Duration: 2 day


This 2 day course is to refresh the knowledge of the delegates in preparation for undertaking the required question papers, delegates will be required to sit a question paper for each certificate.

Course Aims

The re-assessment is to ensure you still retain current knowledge regarding the safe working practices for monitoring and supervising excavations, maintenance, backfilling and reinstatement of footpaths and highways to meet the requirements of government legislation.

NRSWA Supervisor Refresher Course Units

Key certification for the Street Works Qualification are units 001 & 010, you will be required to undertake a question paper for these units, plus any of the other units you wish to retain as part of your reassessment:
Unit 001 – Location and avoidance of underground apparatus
Unit 010 – Monitoring, signing, lighting and guarding
Unit 011 – Monitoring excavation in the highways
Unit 012 – Monitoring reinstatement & compaction of backfill layers
Unit 013 – Monitoring reinstatement of sub and road base in non bituminous material
Unit 014 – Monitoring reinstatement of bituminous materials (may not be included)
Unit 015 – Monitoring reinstatement of concrete slabs (may not be included)
Unit 016 – Monitoring reinstatement of modular surfaces and concrete footways

Key Points of the New Regulations

Cards won’t have an expiry date, instead you will have certificate expiry dates.
You can add certificates to your card at any point, each certificate will last for 5 years.
When a certificate approaches expiry you will be able to renew it any time in its last year without losing the unexpired portion. Ex you renew a certificate with 10 months left, your new certificate will last for 5 years and 10 months.
You can take your re-assessment more than a year before it expires but the new certificate will last for 6 years maximum only.
A certificate is not valid once it has expired but it can be renewed by re-assessment any time up to 5 years after this date. Useful if you stop doing streetworks for a while then return to the industry.

More information

CITB Grants

CITB Grant Course Code: GET2777

Grant: Tier 3 Refresher = £60 per person


As agreed by HAUC (UK) the NRSWA reassessment will be in the form of a knowledge based, multiple choice tests for each unit that an individual holds, they will need to undertake the corresponding reassessment.
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