Technical & Vocational - Railway Operations

Technical & Vocational - Railway Operations

I am very proud of the fact that almost all our core railway skills training is delivered by former maintenance and operations staff who are able to interweave the technical aspects of a task with the vital safety behaviours needed to get our people home safe every day.
Guy Wilmshurst-Smith
Head of Network Rail Training

AC Isolation Planner

Covering isolations on AC systems.

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ALCRM (All Level Crossing Risk Model) Risk Assessment

Providing an understanding of the All Level Crossing Risk Management (ALCRM) methodology.

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Assessing Non Technical Skills

Focusing on the assessment of Non-technical skills.

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Assessor Training

Delivering the ability to carry out assessing.

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Auxiliary Operating Duties Handsignalling

Introduction to the role of Handsignaller.

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Auxiliary Operating Duties Level Crossing Attendant

Introduction to the role of Level Crossing Attendant (LXA).

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Auxiliary Operating Duties– Pilotman (1)

Introduction to the role of Pilotman on single lines.

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Auxiliary Operating Duties– Pilotman (2)

The role of Pilotman on single and bi-directional lines.

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Auxiliary Operating Duties Points Operator

Introduction to the role of Points Operator.

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Auxiliary Operating Duties – Route Setting Agent

Introduction to the role of Route Setting Agent.

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Auxiliary Operating Duties - Temporary Block Working

An introduction to Temporary Block Working duties.

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Bridge Strike Nominee (Operations)

An introduction to assessing bridge strikes.

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DC Isolation Planner

Covering isolations on Direct Current systems.

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Electrical Control Room Operator Initial Training - AC

The introductory course for Electrical Control Room Operators in Alternating Current

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Electrical Control Room Operator Initial Training - DC

The introductory course for Electrical Control Room Operators in Direct Current (DC).

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Ellipse data Entry (LXM)

Training on the use of Ellipse.

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Field Data Manager & Handheld Overview for Level Crossing S...

An introduction to Field Data Manager (FDM) for Supervisors.

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GSMR Refresher Training: REC (Railway Emergency Calls)

This module will help you to refresh your knowledge on how to make a REC, what happens when you receive a REC and how to report a fault.

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This course requires Elearning Read More

GSMR Refresher Training: Urgent Calls

This module will help you to understand what an Urgent Call is, how to make/ receive Urgent Calls and the difference between an Urgent...

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This course requires Elearning Read More

Initial Signaller Training - Absolute Block

Signaller induction training.

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Initial Signaller Training - Track Circuit Block (NX)

Signaller induction training specifically for NX TCB.

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Initial Signaller Training - Track Circuit Block (VDU)

Signaller induction training specifically for VDU TCB

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Interaction with Level Crossing Users and Stakeholders

Focusing on effective enagagement with level crossing stakeholders.

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IST VDU Conversion Course

A conversion course for established signallers.

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Level Crossing Handheld Inspector (LXM)

An overivew of the handheld Ellipse equipment.

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Level Crossing Manager Asset Inspection

Covering the techniques and processes for level crossing inspections.

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Level Crossing Risk Assessment & ALCRM

Covering the techniques and principles of risk assessing Switches and Crossings.

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Manual Handling for POPs

An introduction to safe and effective lifting.

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Mobile Operations Manager (MOM)

A comprehensive induction into the role of Mobile Operations Manager.

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On the Right Track - A Beginners Guide to the Railway System

An overview of how various functions of the railway work together to ensure that the rail infrastructure is operated, maintained and m...

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Over Head Lines - Removal of Objects and Switching

Dealing safely with obstacles on electrified lines.

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Rail Incident Commander

A comprehensive introduction to the role of Route Incident Commander.

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Rail Incident Officer 1

A full introduction to the role of Rail Incident Officer 1 (RIO 1).

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Rail Incident Officer 2

A full introduction to the role of Rail Incident Officer 2 (RIO 2).

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Rail Incident Responder Refresher Training

This course provides those involved in railway incident management an opportunity to update, practice and develop their incident manag...

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This course requires Personal Protective Equipment This course requires Face to Face Read More

Risk Management Including Switches and Crossings

A comprehensive course to introduce the role of a Level Crossing Manager.

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Safety Critical Communications

An introduction into effective radio communications.

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Seasonal Delivery Specialist e-learning

A basic introduction to the impact of weather on the UK railway.

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This course requires Elearning Read More

Signal Overrun Risk Assessment Toolset (SORAT) Assessor

Develops competent users of SORAT into Assessors.

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Signalling Appreciation

An overview of signalling and electrification systems for graduates.

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Track Circuit Block Conversion Course

Introducing signallers to Track Circuit Block (TCB).

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Trust Delay Attribution

An introduction to Delay Attribution.

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Verifier Training

Delivering the ability to carry out verification of assessments.

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AC Isolation Planner

Covers Health and Safety legislation, an overview of the AC electrified system, feeding systems, types of isolation, planning processe...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

ALCRM (All Level Crossing Risk Model) Risk Assessment

Provides the necessary knowledge and understanding to undertake Level Crossing Risk Assessments using the All Level Crossing Risk Mode...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Assessing Non Technical Skills

Examining Non Technical Skills (NTS) and the different sources of evidence that can be used to assess them.  Covers how to record data...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Assessor Training

The course in an initial 2 days, followed by self study workbook activities and collecting evidence from a live assessment. There is a...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Auxiliary Operating Duties Handsignalling

Provides the knowledge and understanding required to properly determine the role and responsibilities when undertaking duties as a Han...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Auxiliary Operating Duties Level Crossing Attendant

Provides the knowledge and understanding for correctly determining the roles and responsibilities of Level Crossing duties. Includes a...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Auxiliary Operating Duties– Pilotman (1)

This course is a mandatory course for all staff that will be required to deal with Pilotman Duties on behalf of Network Rail. It enabl...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Auxiliary Operating Duties– Pilotman (2)

This course is a mandatory course for all staff that will be required to deal with Pilotman Duties on behalf of Network Rail. It enabl...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Auxiliary Operating Duties Points Operator

Provides the knowledge and skills required to determine the role and responsibilities when undertaking Point Operator Duties. Covers n...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Auxiliary Operating Duties – Route Setting Agent

This is a mandatory course for anyone that will be required to deal with Route Setting Agent Duties. It provides the underpinning know...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Auxiliary Operating Duties - Temporary Block Working

This is a mandatory course for all staff that will be required to undertake AOD Temporary Block Working duties. Provides the knowledge...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Bridge Strike Nominee (Operations)

Covering all bridge types, this course explains how the structures work, what to do in an incident and the key roles involved in the m...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

DC Isolation Planner

Covers Health and Safety legislation, an overview of the DC electrified system, feeding systems, types of isolation, planning processe...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Electrical Control Room Operator Initial Training - AC

A comprehensive overview of AC electrification and the role of the ECRO in maintaining an effective rail operation. Detailing the resp...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Electrical Control Room Operator Initial Training - DC

A comprehensive overview of DC electrification and the role of the ECRO in maintaining an effective rail operation. Detailing the resp...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Ellipse data Entry (LXM)

This course will provide users with the ability to use Ellipse as a tool for the processing and amendment of works orders pertaining t...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Field Data Manager & Handheld Overview for Level Crossing S...

Introduces Supervisors to Field Data Manager for Level Crossing employees by reviewing LX Inspections, Work Orders and associated scri...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

GSMR Refresher Training: REC (Railway Emergency Calls)

This module will help you to refresh your knowledge on how to make a REC, what happens when you receive a REC, how to report a fault a...

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This course requires Elearning Read More

GSMR Refresher Training: Urgent Calls

This module will help you to refresh your knowledge on what an Urgent Call is, how to make and receive an Urgent Call and the differen...

Course Type:

This course requires Elearning Read More

Initial Signaller Training - Absolute Block

This course prepares new signallers for the particular signalling system that they will operate and also introduces them to the risk b...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Initial Signaller Training - Track Circuit Block (NX)

This course is designed to prepare new signallers for the particular signalling system that they will operate. There are specific cour...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Initial Signaller Training - Track Circuit Block (VDU)

This course is designed to prepare new signallers for the particular signalling system that they will operate. There are specific cour...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Interaction with Level Crossing Users and Stakeholders

Covers the interactions with Level Crossing users. On completio, attendees will be able to effectively engage with all level crossing ...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

IST VDU Conversion Course

An additional module for all signallers who will operate in a VDU signalled area. It provides the underpinning knowledge and practical...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Level Crossing Handheld Inspector (LXM)

Covers the operation of the Ellipse handheld set to complete Level Crossing Inspection forms electronically and identify new work.

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Level Crossing Manager Asset Inspection

Includes a module dealing with Level Crossing Surface Systems, which results in the award of competence TR37. After attending the cou...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Level Crossing Risk Assessment & ALCRM

Gives an understanding of: All Level Crossing Risk Model (ALCRM) System, ALCRM Data Gathering, ALCRM Input and interpretation, Opti...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Manual Handling for POPs

This is to raise awareness and understanding of how to access and carry out safe manual handling as an individual or as a team. Durati...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Mobile Operations Manager (MOM)

This 4 week course covers both the track safety and operational competences required to undertake the duties of a Mobile Operations Ma...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

On the Right Track - A Beginners Guide to the Railway System

Provides an overview of how the Railway operates. Explains the complexities of how the various functions work together and looks at t...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Over Head Lines - Removal of Objects and Switching

Provides the knowledge and skills required to safely deal with the removal of obstacles from the electrified infrastructure.

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Rail Incident Commander

This course is designed to make delegates aware of the roles and responsibilities associated with operating within the strategic envir...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Rail Incident Officer 1

Provides the underpinning knowledge required to effectively carry out the duties of a Rail Incident Officer 1 (RIO 1). Covers the ski...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Rail Incident Officer 2

A practical course which is both physically and mentally challenging as it replicates the pressures faced at the scene of a major rail...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Rail Incident Responder Refresher Training

This course provides those involved in railway incident management an opportunity to update, practice and develop their incident manag...

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This course requires Personal Protective Equipment This course requires Face to Face Read More

Risk Management Including Switches and Crossings

Provides attendees with an understanding of relevant legislation, the knowledge and tools to assess risks and hazards, and an increase...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Safety Critical Communications

Provides the underpinning knowledge and practical experience within a simulated environment.  Attendees will work through theoretical ...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Seasonal Delivery Specialist e-learning

This e-learning package gives a basic introduction to the weather systems commonly experienced in the UK, their impact on the railway,...

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This course requires Elearning Read More

Signal Overrun Risk Assessment Toolset (SORAT) Assessor

Explains the scope and purpose of the Signal Overrun Risk Assessment Toolset (SORAT). Provides an understanding of the role of SORAT i...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Signalling Appreciation

Provides attendees with a basic appreciation of the signaller’'s role.  Covers the Absolute Block and Track Circuit Block signalling s...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Track Circuit Block Conversion Course

The Track Circuit Block Conversion course is to prepare signallers who are transferring to a signal box that operates TCB regulations.

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Trust Delay Attribution

Covers all aspects of the Delay Attribution process and the requirements of the Delay Attribution Guide and gives new members of staff...

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This course requires Face to Face Read More

Verifier Training

Two days of classroom learning will be followed by a concise 12 point action plan and assessment of evidence with a live observation.

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This course requires Face to Face Read More