12C Supervisor (block vehicle driver) Course
The course is of two-days duration consisting of approximately 12 hours instruction and exercises
with the trainees.
At the end of the session delegates should:-
Be aware of sector schemes and general health and safety at work
Be aware of reference documentation relevant to Mobile Lane Closure Techniques.
Be able to conduct pre-works checks on MLC Block vehicle
Be able to conduct pre-works briefing for an MLC team
Understand the roles and responsibilities of MLC Supervisors
Understand the principles and practical techniques when using the Mobile Lane Closure Technique
The topic areas to be covered are:-
Quality assurance and sector schemes
Training and assessment requirements
Health and safety legislation
Vehicle and equipment specification and maintenance
Communications roles and responsibilities
MLC principles and practical techniques
The day consists of the delivery of the power point presentation and, theoretical instruction using
desktop models where applicable to demonstrate the principles of mobile lane closure techniques.
The day consists of practical activities covering, vehicle checks, delivering briefings, on site practical
lanes closures on dual carriageways without hard shoulders and/or motorways.
Subsequent to attendance on the 12C Supervisor Training, candidates will require assessment operating MLC’s during live works. There are 2 categories of qualification as a 12C Supervisor, these are:
Dual Carriageways without Hard Shoulder
Dual Carriageways with and without Hard Shoulder
A minimum of 6 assessments are required to acheive the full qualification for Dual Carriageways with and without Hard Shoulder (please note that Motorways are Dual Carriageways).