Level B Switching and/or Strapping Assessment (Weekend Day)

Duration: 1 Day

Max Delegates: 2

Pre-Requisite Requirements

It is the Sponsors responsibility to ensure candidates booked onto the course are eligible for the training they are to receive and in line with any relevant medical level or restriction that may apply, in accordance with NR/L2/OHS/00124 Competence Specific Fitness Medical Requirements.

Must be a minimum age of 18 and meet the medical requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L2/OHS/00124 Competence Specific Fitness Medical Requirements to minimum medical level 4 and Network Rail Standard NR/L1/OHS/051 (Drugs & Alcohol)

Must have sufficient command of English language as detailed in Network Rail Company Specification NR/S/CTM/021 (Competence & Training in Track Safety).

Must bring a Sentinel Track Safety Card endorsed with valid PTS & DCCR and Level B Switching and/or Strapping as appropriate competencies.  Assessment competency expiry must not go past Valid Until Date.

Must bring a current log book endorsed with at least 4 entries.  IF THE LOGBOOK IS NOT PRESENT OR IS INCOMPLETE, THE ASSESSMENT CANNOT CONTINUE.

Must hold a current First Aid for Electrical Accidents certification

Full PPE Visibility clothing to RIS-3279-TOM standard (upper and lower body), Hard hat, Safety boots with full ankle/mid-sole protection/steel cap toes and gloves for practical demonstration

Candidate must be available for contact by the assessor as a minum the day before.

Photo ID - For British Nationals - a current and valid recognised, branded form of identity token, used for accessing the RMI (Railway Maintained Infrastructure) such as a Sentinel Card, full driving licence, passport, biometric ID Card, resident permit as per Home Office guidance or 'ValIDate' card.  For Non-British Nationals - a current and valid passport is required.

Please advise of any special needs

It is the responsibility of the delegates local manager to decide upon their suitability to attend the course, in accordance with the current issue of NR/L2/CTM/021 Competence & Training in Track Safety.

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