Who is SA016 - Core Drilling training for?
This Smart Awards qualification is for those who are involved in core drilling into buildings and structures. It is aimed at those working in the telecommunications and utility industry, including suppliers and contractors.
What will you learn?
This accreditation aims to provide learners with the necessary information to understand and demonstrate the requirements for core drilling into telecommunications joining chambers per industry standards and practices. This accreditation sets out the skills, knowledge and understanding to support the individual in using the correct equipment and methods to carry out this task safely. The SA016 - Core Drilling course will teach the processes, regulations and legislation associated with working safely in core drilling modular, brick, concrete underground chambers.
Core Drilling Course Learning Objectives:
- Learn the processes, regulations and legislation associated with working safely in core drilling modular, brick, concrete underground chambers
- Learn the procedures, tools, equipment, and materials for core drilling modular, brick, concrete underground chambers
- Learn the requirements for core drilling modular, brick and concrete underground chambers
- Learn how to core drill modular, brick, concrete underground chambers
Please be aware the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA) requires at least one person on site to hold a Street Works card to work on the highway.
This Smart Awards accreditation is based on a pre-requisite that any work on the highway requires appropriate Street Works accreditation to be held by an individual working on site, and that this individual is qualified to check that the planned provision of footways, traffic lanes and safety zones determined by the site survey meets with the requirements of the site location and approved procedures and practices required by the NRSWA 1991.
Some companies’ policies may vary where more than one person on site is required to hold a valid Street Works card.
This accreditation does not qualify an individual to enter a confined space. Those individuals who need to enter confined spaces MUST hold appropriate accreditation / accreditation to enter confined spaces. Any references made in this material to confined spaces are for information only and to make learners aware of the risks and presence of gases that may also be present in confined spaces.