Basic Signalling 1 (BS1)

Basic Signalling 1 (BS1)

This course is intended for new people to signalling technology who require development of basic signalling underpinning knowledge.

3 Days

POA

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

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ENHANCE YOUR KNOWLEDGE

Sometimes the smallest steps in the right direction...ends up being the biggest leap of your life!

Delgates new to signalling technology who require development of basic signalling underpinning knowledge.

There are no pre-requisites for this course, however a basic knowledge of railways would be beneficial.

Practical and theory work plus theoretical assessment

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

  • The development of signalling systems
  • The requirements of the UK main-line network
  • Basic appreciation of signalling equipment

Development of Signalling Systems

Signalling diagram and nomenclature

Basic appreciation of signalling equipment, including:

(a)    Block systems

(b)   Signals

(c)    Point operating equipment

(d)   Warning and protection systems

(e)    Train detection systems

(f)     Relays and circuitry

(g)    Cables and wiring

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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

DID YOU KNOW THAT PTS IS A MANDATORY REQUIREMENT TOGETHER WITH AN ICI TO WORK ON THE RAILWAY INFRASTRUCTURE IN THE UK?

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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