Mechanical Supplementary Drives (Back Drives)







Designed for members of staff who are required to gain competence in Mechanical Supplementary Drives.


At the end of this course successful delegates will be able to: Demonstrate their knowledge of installing and adjusting stretcher bars, back drives, fittings and associated components.

Entry Requirements:

Ideally the candidate will have attended the BS2 and HW2000 Points courses, and should have a basic understanding of trackwork with previous experience of working on points.

Course Summary:

  • Introduction
  • The installation procedure
  • Hands-on session, explanation and discussion
  • Developments and problem areas
  • Practical session and assessment
  • Theory assessment

Duration: 2 days   |   Delegates: 6   |   Venue: RT Training Solutions in Ipswich