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Grinding Operative Plain Line and S&C (TR80) - Recertification/Assessment

Course Aims

This recertification assessment is intended to re-affirm the Grinding Operatives competence relevant to duties of a grinding operative. This event will brief delegates on changes or amendments within standards relating to grinding operative.

Duration

1 day

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course the delegates will: -
• Be aware of all amendments and alterations to Network Rail Standards:
• NR/L2/TRK/001
• NR/L2/TRK/0053
• NR/SP/TRK/0056
• Re-affirm the competence to undertake the duties of a Grinding Operative

Pre Requisite Requirements

The following pre-requisites are required:

Have recent rail grinding experience of a minimum of 6 months, which must include a minimum of 4 (four) grinding repairs, of which 2 (two) must be on switches – this must be evidenced in their manager’s letter of recommendation

Have awareness of current PUWER regulations in respect of abrasive wheels

Hold NDT (LPT/MPT)

Hold MC3 competency / Robel 13.61  

Hold MV3 Competency

Hold Hand Held Angle Grinder Competency

Hold 110V Generator Competency

PPE Requirements

This course requires the delegate to be on or near the running line and therefore, they MUST be in possession of:-

  • Valid P. T. S. Card
  • High Visibility Flame Retardant Coverall to EN531, EN470 and GO/RT3279
  • Safety Footwear to BS EN ISO 15090:2006 H13 C1 AN-F2A-PPE 3aCAT
  • Safety Helmet (white/blue) to BS EN 397:1995
  • Anti-Vibration Gloves
  • Noise – Ear protection to EN352
  • Safety Glasses BS EN 166 and of Optical Class 1 with Impact Resistance B
  • Abrasive wheels in accordance with PUWER Regulations (1998)
  • Manual Handling
  • Dust Mask BS EN149 or M3 Air- fed Respirator Safety Mask

Certification

A Certificate of Competence will be awarded to the delegate upon successful completion of the course. Certification is valid for 3 years.