SWL 1 Recert (E-Assessment) - Session 1 (0900hrs)

Duration: 1 Day

Max Delegates: 12

Pre-Requisite Requirements

All delegates must hold SWL 1

Intertrain will register the candidate(s) on the Rail Exams website.  Please supply candidate(s) e-mail address prior to training.

This is an online invigilated assessment.  Candidates are advised to read through the 019 Standard prior to attending.

Must be a minimum of 18

Must hold a valid Sentinel card endorsed with PTS & COSS and SWL 1 and meet the requirements of NR/L2/CTM/021

Must not be in Learning Support or in Probationary status for COSS

Must meet the medical requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L2/OHS/00124 minimum medical level 4 and Network Rail Standard NR/L1/OHS/051 Drugs and Alcohol

Must have a good level of literacy to meet Entry qualifications

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 in advance i.e. dyslexia


The SWL competence is to be held by anyone who is required to plan and set up a safe system of work on or near the line for a group (two or more). An SWL can also carry out the duties of an IWA provided there are no medical restrictions that would prevent this.

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