Intertrain suspend all Safety Critical Training until further notice
Intertrain suspend all Safety Critical Training until further notice

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Intertrain suspend all Safetry Critical Training until further notice

Further to our correspondence on Friday 20th March 2020, we have made the difficult decision to suspend all training across all our centres in the UK from the close of business tonight.  
 
This has not been an easy decision however, we want to ensure the safety, protection and the well-being of our staff and customers during the outbreak of COVID-19.   
 
How long will our services be suspended for? 
 
Training courses will be available to book from 1st May 2020. However, we will continue to follow the government’s guidelines and the further deferring of bookings may be required.       
 
Our bookings department will remain open (working from home) to deal with any bookings and enquiries you may have. The team can be contacted as follows:
 
Dial our office number on 01302 815530, once our welcome message begins enter the extension number you require from the list below
 

Dial ext 2001 or 2003 for Sales & customer service

Dial ext 2018 for funding and apprenticeship queriy

Dial ext 2027 or 2028 for Intertrain accounts

Dial ext 2030 for Quality & compliance queries

Call ext 07375520371 for HR related queries

 
 
What to do if you have existing bookings between now and the end of April?  
 
We will be contacting all customers who have bookings during this period and offering alternative dates to reschedule. This is going to be a lengthy process and we will appreciate your patience during this busy time.
 
We highly recommend you do reschedule as we are expecting to be extremely busy when we return to business as usual.     
 
Are Network Rail extending competence expiry dates or grace periods? 
 
Yes. A communication has been released today which provides confirmation that expiry dates will be extended by 4 months. 
 
We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support and look forward to working with you in the future.   
 
Yours sincerely,
 
Intertrain UK Ltd

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What do our trainees think

PTS Practical Event, Warrington

The trainer had a very thorough knowledge of the subject matter, and was able to back that up with relevant real life examples. Craig was flexible in his approach and willing to go deeper into particular areas if required to ensure understanding. The facilities are good, and the indoor track training area is particularly impressive.

Martin Smith, Carillion Construction Ltd
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Very well constructed and delivered, outstanding performance on the trainer's part, both in the classroom and out on the track. I would recommend Archie McNeill to anyone who wishes to learn about overheads - a terrific experience.

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Lee had an excellent practical and pragmatic approach towards training. I found him to be very knowledgeable, but more importantly he has fantastic knowledge transfer skills.

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I enjoyed the course, it was delivered to a high standard. Kev is an excellent trainer, he is informative and has a great sense of humour. His method of teaching was simplified and thorough - Great!

Thomas Smith, Amey Group Services Ltd
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Very well run course, professionally presented. Good reminder of duties and responsibilities.

Mark Harris, ABC Electrification
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Vic was a fantastic trainer, his knowledge of the industry is vast and his delivery was second to none. A great course and trainer - thanks!

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Intertrain Re-open for Business on 18th May 2020 X

Initially, we are reopening our training centres in Doncaster, Warrington, Birmingham, Crayford and Bristol from Monday 18th May 2020.

Glasgow, Gateshead, Derby, Cardiff, Enfield, Carlisle and Portsmouth will be reopening over the coming months when we expect demand to increase.

In May and June we will be operating with a streamlined workforce of both Trainer/Assessors and Training Coordinators. Depending on the demand from our customers, we are hoping to significantly ramp up the scale of our services in July, August and beyond.

Our booking system and course schedules for May and June have been updated to reflect these changes. Unfortunately, there’s a number of course dates that have changed, if your bookings have been affected you will be contacted by a member of our booking department to ask you to reschedule for an alternative date. We apologies for any inconvenience this may cause you.

We at Intertrain are taking the situation very seriously and the safety of everyone is our primary concern. We have therefore, undertaken a rigorous risk assessment and implemented a COVID-19 policy, please click the link below:


Intertrain COVID-19 Policy

For further information on our re-opening, please click here.