Sandwell Training Association offers a comprehensive range of training, NVQs and Apprenticeships for the construction industry.

Our training is competitively priced and is run by CPCS/NPORS registered trainers/assessors.

As part of the CPCS scheme, all your plant operators that hold CPCS cards need to undertake an NVQ for each item of plant they are qualified to operate. Our system for delivering these NVQs ensures that it is both quick and easy for you to get your operators through the process. Funding for NVQs is still available for all size companies as is CITB grants.

Our trainers/assessors have over 20 years construction experience including general building, plant, ground work, demolition, road construction and health and safety advisory services.

Sandwell Training is a fully accredited CITB/City & Guilds and CABWI training centre offering specialist NVQs in Plant Operations, Highways Maintenance, Slinger Signaller and Construction Operations, up to Level 6.

We deliver commercial courses both in house and at our training centre in the West Midlands. Our courses include CITB Site Managers & Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme, CABWI New Roads & Streetworks (NRSWA) for operators and supervisors to name but a few…

Our customers are our priority, which is why we offer a first class standard of service as well as training. Once you start training with us, you will soon reap the benefits of highly qualified training instructors with over 20 years experience.

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For In Company courses call us now on 01384 566981

Construction & Highways

New Roads & Streetworks For Operatives Units 1-6 & 9

To gain accreditation to the standards laid down by CABWI in line with the New Roads & Street Works Act for excavation & reinstatement.

Duration: 5 Days Read More >>

New Roads & Streetworks For Supervisors Units 1, 10-14, 16

To gain accreditation to the standards laid down by CABWI in line with the New Roads & Street Works Act for excavation & reinstatement.

Duration: 5 Days Read More >>

Safe Use Of Cable Avoidance Location Equipment

This programme is designed for Operatives and Supervisors who have to locate underground apparatus for work on the roadways and highways

Duration: 0.5 Days Read More >>

Signing, Lighting & Guarding Unit 2/10

This programme 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

Duration: 1 Days Read More >>

Site Managers Safety Training Scheme

This course is designed to give an understanding of a delegate's responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health and welfare, current health and safety legislation.

Duration: 5 Days Read More >>

Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme - Site Safety Plus

o ensure those with site supervisory responsibilities understand why they are carrying out their identified duties, what is expected of them and that they contribute to the safety of the workplace

Duration: 2 Days Read More >>

Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (Refresher)

The CITB SMSTS Refresher training course is designed to ensure that personnel maintain and up-date their current health and safety knowledge. The course covers changes to legislation, approved codes of practice and best working practice within the industry.

Duration: 2 Days Read More >>

Entry Into Confined Spaces

This course is aimed at those who work in medium risk confined spaces. Medium risk confined spaces exist when there are access issues, a realistic expectation of encountering a specified risk

Duration: 1 Days Read More >>

NRSWA Reassessment for Operators

Those who are already employed in the highways maintenance and utilities sector who already hold the NRSWA qualification and whose SWQR card requires renewing.

Duration: 1 Days Read More >>

NRSWA Reassessment for Supervisors

Those who are already employed in the highways maintenance and utilities sector who already hold the NRSWA qualification and whose SWQR card requires renewing.

Duration: 1 Days Read More >>

New Roads and Streetworks for Operatives Unit 7 - Reinstatement of Hot-Lay Bituminous Materials

Those who are already employed in the highways maintenance and utilities sector who require the skills to carry out excavation and reinstatement work (operatives).

Duration: 1 Days Read More >>

NHSST 12AB High Speed Traffic Management Operative

To provide delegates with the necessary knowledge to assist them in becoming a competent member of a high-speed traffic management team.

Duration: 1 Days Read More >>

NHSST 12D Registered Lead Traffic Management Operative

To provide delegates with the necessary underpinning technical knowledge and skill to supervise a gang or gangs (as appropriate).

Duration: 2 Days Read More >>

NRSWA for Operators - Excavation in the Highways Units 1 - 3

To gain accreditation to the standards laid down by CABWI in line with the New Roads & Street Works Act for excavation in the highways/roads.

Duration: 3 Days Read More >>