Duration: One day
Group Size: Maximum 8 learners
Who should attend: Experienced Staff - If you have experienced staff, they will need to attend a one day training and assessment programme for unit 680: Health and Safety. This is followed by an assessment day using a winter service vehicle appropriate to the category being assessed New or Inexperienced Staff - If you staff have little or no winter service experience, they will need to attend a one day training and assessment programme for unit 680: Health and Safety. This will be followed by a 1 day training programme using the vehicle that they will be required to operate for the assessment. Training is followed by an assessment day using a winter service vehicle appropriate to the category being assessed
Course aims: This award is aimed at Winter Service Operators and staff responsible for the direct supervision and operating of: • Highways Agency vehicles and snow blowers • National Assembly for Wales winter service vehicles and snow blowers • Local Authority vehicles and snow blowers • Supervisors responsible for the front line operations.
Upon completion of the training and assessment the learners will have an understanding of:
Certification: On successful completion of the required Certificate Pathway Routes (CPR’s) and when a certificate has been received, learners will be eligible to obtain a NEREO operative or supervisor’s registration card, endorsed with the category that the candidate has been successfully assessed for. All 6159 certificates issued and Registration cards will only be valid for 5 years from the date of successful completion of a full qualification
NB: Learners who are qualified in a higher category vehicle are not automatically qualified to drive lower category vehicles. Learners should be assessed for each category of winter service vehicle they are expected to operateDownload course information Contact us for more information