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Infinity Training and Assessing can offer a variety of signalling training courses at either our own premises in Horsley Cross or at our customers' premises (subject to the correct material/equipment being available).

The instructors provided will be highly experienced in the technical subject and either be working towards the recommended level 4 trainer qualification or will have already achieved this or higher.

To view the courses we are able to offer please click on the links. However should you not be able to find the course you require please email us at info@infinity-training.co.uk and we will do our best to help.

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"We found the trainer to be very knowledgeable, patient and helpful throughout the course. Everything was explained in a manner that was easy to take in and remember. All in all it was a great course" Technotrack Engineering Team Leader

100 Basic Railway Principles

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Number of delegates: 6
Duration: 2 days
Location: Horsley Cross or any suitable training venue

Who should attend
This course is suitable for delegates who wish to obtain a basic level of knowledge in relation to carrying out engineering work on or near Network Rail's infrastructure.

Objectives
On successful completion of the course, delegates will have covered the following areas:
  • Basic understanding of railway infrastructure and operational equipment
  • Overview of safety requirements to go on or near the line
  • The roles and responsibilities of different engineering disciplines
  • Summary of control systems used in the UK
  • Information regarding structures - bridges, platforms and access points
  • Outline of railway related documentation and instructions
  • General principles of traction and rolling stock
  • Basic railway legal requirements
  • Electrification

Learning approach
100% classroom-based with PowerPoint presentations and visual aids, where possible a short visit either to a simulated track area or working railway.
Theory assessment to check the delegate's understanding of the course content

Pre-requisites
Delegates need a good understanding of the English language and be able to communicate well at all levels.