Basic Signalling 2 (BS2)

Basic Signalling 2 (BS2)

This course is intended to further develop delegates following the basic appreciation course (BS1) to enhance their signalling underpinning knowledge.

5 Days

POA

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Unit 3-4, Sheffield Business Park
Churchill Way, Chapeltown
Sheffield, S35 2PY

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Delegates that need to widen their knowledge of signalling practices.

Delegates should have successfully completed Basic Signalling One course prior to participating in Basic Signalling Two. This course is aimed at delegates that need to widen their knowledge of signalling practices.

Practical and theory work plus assessment both theoretical and practical.

The delegate(s) will be able to perform the following on successful completion of the course:

  • Basic understanding of signalling equipment and components
  • Hands on familiarity with basic signalling equipment

A more detailed basic understanding of signalling equipment, including:

  • Block systems; Absolute and Track Circuit
  • Signals; Lamp, LED, Fibre Optic
  • Point operating equipment; Machines, Clamp Locks
  • Warning and Protection systems; AWS, TPWS
  • Train detection systems; Track Circuits, Axle Counters
  • Relays and Circuitry; types, uses
  • Cables and Wiring; types, methods

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Neil Silcox
I really enjoyed the course and the instructors were excellent in the way they put the course over. The facilities were excellent and the course was taught to a very high standard. - Neil Silcox

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The UK rail industry employs more than 190,000 people, from train drivers and station staff to those responsible for managing and maintaining the network’s 20,000 miles of track - this means enormous career opportunities are waiting for you!
We offer guaranteed sponsorship enabling you to complete the PTS

PTS ensures that rail workers are aware of their surroundings, are able to move around the lineside safely and are able to react appropriately to circumstances (e.g. the approach of a train).

PTS is not ELCAS accredited and does not form part of ELC funding. However, you are able to use your Standard Learning Credits (SLC) towards the cost of the course. 

 

 

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