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.