Upon successful completion, competencies will be uploaded to sentinel

Pre-Requisite Requirements

This course aims to provide the underpinning knowledge and practical experience on the safe and effective method of slinging when working on Network Rail infrastructure.

Must be a minimum age of 18

Must hold valid Sentinel card endorsed with Personal Track Safety and valid Slinger competency.

must meet the medical requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L2/OHS/00124 Medical Fitness Level 2

Must meet the requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L1/OHS/051 Drugs & Alcohol

Photo ID - For British Nationals, one of the following: a current and valid branded form of identity token, used for accessing the RMI (Railway Maintained Infrastructure) such as a Sentinel Card; in-date and valid full driving licence; in-date and valid UK Provisional Photo Card Driving Licence; in-date and valid passport, biometric ID Card, resident permit as per Home Office guidance or 'ValIDate' card.  

For Non-British Nationals - an in-date and valid passport is required.

Must have a good level of literacy to meet Entry qualifications.  Please Advise of any special needs.

Full PPE Visibility clothing to RIS-3279-TOM standard (upper and lower body), Blue hard hat, Safety boots with full ankle/mid-sole protection/steel cap toes, gloves and safety glasses.

We're sorry, this course is no longer available.