Learners must be 16+ and bring along valid ID (Passport, Driving license or ID card) along with National Insurance and Proof of Address.
Learners will also need a valid Sponsor at the time of booking. Also candidates should have a valid PTS Medical and Drugs and Alcohol assessment, which should be uploaded to their Sentinel profile.
Candidates must also provide their PTS Work Experience book with a minimum of 4 completed and endorsed entries. If this has not been done, candidates must attend the Initial course. Candidates must also NOT be in learning support and must be competent.
Candidates must also have the correct PPE (Steel Toe Boots, Helmet and Hi-visibility trousers and vest/jacket).
This course is intended for candidates who wish to continue working on or near the line on Network Rail’s infrastructure, including working near or adjacent to a DC Conductor Rail, and wish to be re-certificated and wish to be re-certificated.
Existing PTS holders
The refresher course is aimed at existing PTS and DCCR holders and will consist of a reassessment of knowledge in relation to Personal Safety on or near the line, including the DC Conductor Rail.