Professional Training

Engineering Supervisor - Re-Certification

HSS Training, In Warrington (+3 locations)

Engineering Supervisor - Re-Certification

Course designed as a refresher to train staff to set up and manage a worksite within an engineering possession on the rail infrastructure.

Course Aims

This course is designed to recertify persons who have been nominated by their line manager/sponsor and hold the Engineering Supervisor (ES) competence. The ES competence is required to be held by anyone who is required to set up and manage a worksite within an engineering possession on the rail infrastructure under the direction of a Person in Charge of Possession (PICOP). This includes the management of on and off-tracking On Track Plant (OTP) and train movements within the designated worksite.The ES course will take Participants through the procedures as set out in the Rule Book; Handbook 12 (Duties of the engineering supervisor) and Handbook 13 (Duties of the person in charge of the siding). The course includes the importance of using the correct communication protocols and adopting the appropriate behaviours to be able to carry out this role safely and effectively.Who Should AttendQualified Participants who have been nominated by their sponsor and who hold the Engineering Supervisor (ES) Competence or is within their 8 week grace period.


Upon successful completion of this course, competencies will be uploaded to Sentinel.Sentinel smart cards are ordered directly from Sentinel at years – however, a workplace assessment is required between 9 and 15 months.