Personal Track Safety Re-cert (PTS AC)

Personal Track Safety Re-cert (PTS AC)

Duration: 1 Day

Course Description

Intended Audience

Anyone who is required to work "on or near the line" (within 3m of the nearest rail normally or 1.25m of a station platform edge) is required to be qualified in PTS. This includes lines that are either not electrified or have Overhead Line Electrification (OLE). Lines electrified by DC Conductor Rails (commonly referred to as either 3rd or 4th rails) also require PTS DCCR training.

Course delivery model:
  • E- learning study
  • Classroom and practical sessions

Course Overview
  • Understand the Network Rail Lifesaving Rules
  • Know how to deal with emergency situations
  • Communicate effectively
  • Understand the pre-work briefing and work safely as instructed
  • Identify the areas of the track and features such as signage, electrification or telephones
  • Cross the track safely

Learners preparation prior to the course:

  • You must currently hold PTS AC or be within the 8 week grace period (from date of expiry)
  • Have at least four entries in your log book
  • An in-date medical and alcohol/drugs test
  • A valid sponsor who will complete booking form

On successful completion of the course:

Your track safety card will be updated

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