Health and Safety at Roadworks

Health and Safety at Roadworks Course Aim:

This one day Health and Safety at Roadworks course is designed to train road workers to assist the Signing Lighting and Guarding card-holder during the implementation of a traffic management plan also for anyone who is involved in the development, organisation and management of roadworks on all road types so as to understand the risks to their own safety from passing traffic as well as the need to avoid creating dangers to road users.

Course Content:

The main course of legislation relating to safety at roadworks
The general legal considerations governing Safety, Health and Welfare at work
The duties of employers and employees ensuring a safe place of work. The concept of risk and the necessity for risk assessments The source of authority to stop and direct road traffic
How to minimise the risk for site personal and general public
The requirements for personal protective equipment at roadworks
The order of signage at temporary roadworks
Determining the correct control of traffic system for all roadwork conditions
The legal requirements for safe operation of plant and equipment involved at roadworks
The potential hazards involved in any excavation works
Dealing with materials, delivery, storage and handling
What constitutes an emergency. What to do and not to do

Health and Safety at Roadworks Course | Traffic Controller Training Course Ireland Ireland

Health and Safety at Roadworks Training Course Ireland

Health and Safety at Roadworks | Traffic Management

Duration:1 Day

Training Times: 8.00 am-4.30 pm

Assessment: Theory and Practical Examination

Certification: On successful completion candidates will be awarded a FETAC Certificate and a CSCS Card

Course Prerequisites:

  • One Passport Photograph
  • Safe pass course completed
  • PPS Number
  • PPE(personal protective equipment), i.e. Hard Hat, High Vis Vest, Steel Toe Capped Boots, Gloves


The course is delivered through a combination of classroom-based tutorials and practical training. Our Roadworks Safety Training and Assessment programme enables experienced plant operators to gain recognition for their achievements. Successful Roadworks Training Course candidates get certified after demonstrating their skills, knowledge and attitudes associated with plant operations.


KTC – Safety at Roadworks Course

KTC has one of the largest dedicated training centres in the Ireland. At KTC we have the Health and Safety at Roadworks Training experience with a highly skilled team to meet your needs. We also provide training in: Quarrying, Forestry, Retail, Education, Transport, Agricultural and many more areas.

Our purpose built headquarters are in Portlaoise, Co. Laois.


The KTC, Health and Safety at Roadworks course is approved by :

Solas Fetac


Kearney Training and Consultancy Ltd provide Safety at Roadworks Training Courses throughout Ireland. We are based at our strategically located Approved Training Centre in Portlaoise, County Laois, just 45 minutes from Dublin. We also cater for, and provide CSCS Health and Safety at Roadworks Training Courses in Antrim, Armagh, Carlow, Cavan, Clare, Cork, Derry, Donegal, Down, Dublin, Fermanagh, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Kilkenny, Leitrim, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo, Tipperary, Tyrone, Waterford, Westmeath, Wexford and Wicklow.

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