PTS + DCCR Re-cert – 2 DAYS

PTS Primary Objectives

At the end of the training the delegate will be able to:

    • Demonstrate their ability to interpret correctly the Rule Book GE/RT 8000 Series or Guide to Personal Track Safety or PTS Key Point Card NR9922 and relevant local instructions when required to go on or near the line.
    • Demonstrate their understanding and ability to follow a Safe System of Work.


    1. Introduction and workbook Exercise
    2. Personal Responsibility
    3. Emergency Situations
    4. Communicating Clearly and Emergency Phone Calls
    5. Knowledge Assessment
    6. Completion of Post Course Training Objectives

DCCR Primary Objectives

    • Describe the principles of the DC Electrified system.
    • Identify the main components of the DC conductor rail system.
    • Identify hazards and risks associated with being near or adjacent to the DC conductor rail.
    • Describe how to cross the DC conductor rail safely.
    • Describe how to transit tools and equipment safely across the DC conductor rail.
    • Describe defects that would render insulated tools and equipment unfit for purpose.
    • Identify hazards associated with working within DC isolations.
    • Describe the work safe and emergency response procedures
    • Identify the three risk control areas as stated in NR/L3/MTC/0152.
    • Explain how to safely transit tools, materials and equipment within the DC electrified area.


    1. Workbook exercise
    2. Knowledge review and Assessment.

Number of participants: