NR/L2/SIG/50035 ISSUE 1
Competence Standard - Competence and Training in Signal and Level Crossing Engineering - This standard should only be used for reference to ensure 'The Control of Risk' until the compliance date of its replacement standard is reached, upon which this standard will be withdrawn. The development of all new processes and procedures should be to the replacement standard
|Publication Date:||4 December 2021|
This manual sets out the minimum requirements for the training and competency assessment of individuals who undertake signal engineering activities on Network Rail managed infrastructure.
It applies to all employers and individuals who undertake work on or related to signaling assets of Network Rail owned and managed signaling infrastructure, unless the employer can demonstrate fundamental equivalence in the assurance of employee competence by using an alternative system.
This manual is comprised of two levels of document. The Competence Standard defines the Competence Frameworks in scope & overarching applicable detail. The Competence Standard Modules define the detail associated with each Framework and Competence.
The Competence Standard Modules in scope of this manual are set out in Table 1.
This manual describes the requirements for individuals who undertake signal engineering work to attain competence and hold the appropriate competences to perform the work safely and correctly.