NHSS 12D M1/M2 Static Works on Single Carriageways – Scotland Transerv

NHSS 12D M1/M2 Static Works on Single Carriageways

Course Summary

National Highway Sector Scheme 12D for installing and removing temporary traffic management on rural and urban roads.

Who Should Attend

All persons needing to become a Registered Traffic Management Operative (RTMO) as described in the Sector Scheme Document 12D. Following completion of the 12D T1/T2 training course the learner can obtain full operative status (TM card) by completing the off site assessment. 12D M1 Training to be completed before progressing to 12D M2.
IMPORTANT NOTE: M2 status MUST be maintained (an in date M2 skills registration card). An EXPIRED M2 skills registration card will invalidate skills registration cards held for M3, M4, M5 and M6, initially achieved when the M2 card was in date.


This course covers the following areas:

  • Quality assurance
  • Sector Schemes
  • Health & Safety
  • Risk Assessments/Method Statements
  • Industry guidance documents
  • Highway terminology
  • Types of work
  • Equipment & vehicles
  • Traffic lane widths
  • Diversions
  • Site definitions and safety zones
  • Stop works sign
  • Basic layouts
  • Give and take system
  • Priority signing
  • T1 and T2 end of course tests
  • Stop and go
  • Non-motorised road users
  • Roundabouts
  • Portable traffic signals signing and guarding testing, commissioning and operating

Course Objectives

On completion of this course learners will:

  • Be aware of Sector Schemes
  • Be aware of Health and Safety requirements
  • Be aware of Risk Assessments and Method Statements
  • Be aware of the relevant Codes of Practice and other associated documentation when involved in traffic management
  • Identify the equipment required in Temporary Traffic Management
  • Understand the different methods of both passive and positive traffic control
  • Be aware of the requirements of non-motorised road users
  • Be prepared to undertake assessments to demonstrate an ability to implement, maintain and safely remove traffic control systems
  • Understand the requirements for Mobile and Short duration works
  • Understand the different methods of both passive and positive traffic control
  • Understand the principles involved when dealing with roundabouts, road closures and diversions




12D M1 - 1/2 Day, 12D M2 - 1/2 Day

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