The Protection Controller course (PC) enables current Sentinel Tack Safety cardholders, endorsed with full COSS to perform Protection Controller duties on the Network Rail Managed Infrastructure. The duties of a PC include taking a line blockage when more than one workgroup require protection between the same protecting signals.

Course ID: PCINITcm8l

Duration: 1.00 day

What you'll learn on the course

The Protection Controller course consists of theory and practical elements including:

  • Procedure for blocking the line and arranging protection
  • Starting work, during work change of PC/COSS
  • When work is completed or suspended
  • When work is completed or suspended at agreed time
  • Resumption of work

On successful completion of the PC course, you are free to perform the duties of a Protection Controller anywhere on the Network Rail Managed Infrastructure including Infrastructure Projects.

Currently, we have none of these courses Scheduled at the moment. However, we collect interest on a daily basis so please call the office (020 8596 5121) a leave us your details. Once we have enough interest, we'll give you a call and let you know when the course will be running.