Course Overview

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This module is designed to train persons who are responsible for undertaking Controller of Site Safety – Overhead Line Permit training as part of their duties on Network Rail Infrastructure. It is designed to develop a person’s knowledge, understanding and skills and is therefore particularly suited to persons required to prove their competence in these areas.

Key Aims & Objectives

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The aim of the course is to provide delegates with the skills and underpinning knowledge required to undertake Controller of Site Safety – Overhead Line Permit duties in line with with the Controller of Site Safety – Overhead Line Permit unit of competence.

At the end of the training the delegate will be able to:

  • Demonstrate their ability to interpret correctly relevant parts of the Rule Book, and Network Rail Specification NR/L2/CTM/021 when acting as COSS OLP.
  • Demonstrate their understanding and ability to set up a Safe System of Work before they or
    any group of staff is allowed to go ‘On or Near the Line’.
  • Deliver a safety briefing, with the opportunity to demonstrate and practice during the course.

Pre-requisites & Requirements

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Delegates must meet the following requirements in order to book onto this course:

  • Minimum age of 18.
  • Must hold a valid Sentinel Track Safety Card endorsed with PTS, IWA or COSS.
  • Must meet the medical requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L2/OHS/00124 Medical Fitness Level 1.
  • Must have a good level of literacy to meet Entry Qualifications.
  • Must meet the requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L1/OHS/051 (Drugs & Alcohol).

Call 0121 366 8805 to enquire about this course.