PQMS Highways Course

NRSWA Unit 7 - Reinstatement in Hot-lay Bituminous Materials (O6)

Course Name

NRSWA Unit 7 - Reinstatement in Hot-lay Bituminous Materials (O6)


This unit is designed to allow the candidate to demonstrate the skills and knowledge required to carry out reinstatement using hot-lay bituminous surfacing material. The candidate will be able to prepare the pavement layer to receive hot-lay surfacing materials, to identify and select materials to be used for the reinstatement, and to construct the hot-lay bituminous binder course and the asphalt surface course, using the correct equipment. They will also be able to identify and dipose correctly and safely of surplus materials, and materials that cannot be re-used.

Training Locations

Bedworth, Bury - Please see Scheduled Dates below for more information

Course Aims

To provide delegates with a sound understanding of NRSWA Unit 7-Reinstatement of Hot Lay, To comply with the mandatory requirements of the New Roads and Streetworks Act 1991

Course Content

Materials including HRA, PCSMs, close graded mixtures dense surface course and porous surfacing materials, Bitumen binders and equivalence, Penetration values, Skid resistance, Polished stone values, Laying procedures, Delivery and rolling temperatures, Compaction requirements, Reinstatement profiles, Intervention limits, COSHH, PPE, Safe working practices,


Upon Successful completion of the course you will be issued with a CABWI Certificate valid for 5 years


1 Day




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Card Cost

All prices are plus VAT where applicable

Scheduled Dates

This course is currently run on demand. Please contact us for futher details