The RSTA runs its own Assessment Centre to provide members with the facility to qualify their workforce to meet the demands of the Sector.  We provide a one stop shop to meet all your training needs including access to grant funding for NVQ’s and Short Duration Training leading to NVQ’s Level 2, 3, 4 and 6 for operatives/supervisors. CSCS cards are applied for on completion of your chosen NVQ to gain your relevant card. We also provide a comprehensive NVQ assessment service at a discounted price for members.

Please see below a list of NVQ’s that the RSTA currently offer:

We provide the only route for obtaining RSTA endorsed CSCS cards as required by National Highways Sector Scheme 13 (NHSS 13)

NVQ level 2

  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Surface Dressing – Machine
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Slurry/Microsurfacing – Machine
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – High Friction Surfacing – Manual
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Slurry/Microsurfacing – Manual
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Bituminous Paving – (All remedials driver/operator)
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Surface Retexturing
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Pavement Marking (Machine & Manual)
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Pavement Marking (Road Studs)
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – High Friction Surfacing (Manual & Machine)
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Crack & Joint Repair (Manual)
  • Roadbuilding (Construction) – Flexible & Semi Flexible Paving Plant which includes endorsements – Spray Injection Operator & Geosynthetic (membrane or steel mesh) installer
  • Roadbuilding (Construction – Thermal Road Repair
  • Roadbuilding and Maintenance (Construction) — Plant — Road Sweeping
  • Roadbuilding and Maintenance (Construction) – Plant – Road Recycling (Machine)
  • Roadbuilding and Maintenance (Construction) – Manual Roadbuilding – Resin Bonded and Resin Bound Surfacing (Manual)

NVQ level 3

  • L3 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Work Supervision

NVQ level 4

  • L4 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Supervision

NVQ level 6

  • L6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Management. Highways Maintenance & Repair

If the NVQ qualification you require is not on the list then please contact the RSTA office on 01902 824 325 as this might be something we can arrange for you.

For further information or enquiries please contact the RSTA office on 01902 824 325.

CSCS Cards

National Highways Sector Scheme 13, BBA HAPAS, RSTA Codes of Practice and most contractors and clients require proof of competence with up to date safety training, and this is provided by a valid CSCS card.

Instant recognition for your employees of NHSS13 compliance.  Complete your NVQ through the RSTA and have your CSCS card endorsed with the coveted RSTA logo