CABWI NRSWA Unit 2 – Signing, Lighting & Guarding – Operatives (O1)

This Signing, Lighting and Guarding training course is designed for Operatives and Supervisors who have to erect or monitor the erection of signing, lighting and guarding for work on the roadways and highways.

£170.00 +VAT


1 Day


Unit 2

Awarding Body


Course Overview

Course Description

Signing, Lighting and Guarding training course content includes:

  • New Roads and Street Works Act.
  • Basic principles of signing, lighting and guarding.
  • Traffic control measures.
  • Practical use of the Code of Practice.
  • Portable traffic lights.
  • Practical use of equipment.

A high proportion of discussion and simulated assessments supplemented with video and classroom-based tutorials and progress tests. Please note, Operatives will be assessed by way of practical tests and oral questioning and Supervisors by written assignments and observation exercises.


By the end of the Signing, Lighting and Guarding training course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the basic principles of the NRSW Act and standards prescribed by CABWI.
  • Identify and use correct traffic control measures.
  • Erect and dismantle signing, guarding and lighting safely and in accordance with the supporting Code of Practice.
  • Correctly and confidently operate the equipment used.

PPE required:

  • Hard hat
  • High vis
  • Laced up safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Overalls
  • Safety glasses
  • We recommend delegates be clean shaven

Additional Information

Upon successful completion of the Signing, Lighting and Guarding training course delegates will receive CABWI unit accreditation by way of a certificate.

Please inform your trainer if you have any serious health issues, physical problems, special considerations or are taking any medication, which may create difficulties in undertaking elements of this training course.

Other Information

Canning & Coyle Training Centre, Woodside Works, The Close, Horley, RH6 9EB