Safety Critical

 

 

 Controller of Site Safety (COSS) - Initial

Designed for staff who will be required to act as a Controller of Site Safety (COSS) and setting up Safe Systems of Work for people On or Near the Line.

 

Controller of Site Safety (COSS) - Recertification
Designed for staff who will be required to act as a Controller of Site Safety (COSS) and setting up Safe Systems of Work for people On or Near the Line.

 

 Individual Working Alone (IWA) - Initial

Designed for staff who will be required to act as an Individual Working Alone (IWA) and setting up Safe Systems of Work for themselves when On or Near the Line.

 

Individual Working Alone (IWA) - Recertification
Designed for staff who will be required to act as an Individual Working Alone (IWA) and setting up Safe Systems of Work for themselves when On or Near the Line.

 

Lookout / Site Warden - Initial
Designed for staff who will be required to carry out the duties of a lookout or Site warden competently.

 

Lookout / Site Warden - Recertification
Designed for staff whos current competency is nearing its end, and will be required to continue to carry out the duties of a lookout or Site warden competently.

 

Personal Track Safety (PTS) - Initial
Designed for staff who will work within Network Rails infrastructure, determining their responsibilities and duties.

 

Personal Track Safety (PTS) - Recertification
Designed for staff who’s current competency is nearing its end and will be required to go On or Near the Line in the future.

 

 Safe Work Leader 1 (SWL1)

Designed to give an understanding of the rules and regulations in order to act as a safe work leader on Network Rail's infrastructure in accordance with industry standards 

 

Safe Work Manager (SWM L3)

A safe work manager (SWM) may be identified and appointed in a complex work site under T3 possession where the identified risks and controls require a higher level of SWL (Safe Work Leader) competency.