OTP Machine Operator Highway Permissible Vehicle

Course Aims

The aim of the course is to provide delegates with the skills and underpinning knowledge required to operate a Highway Permissible Vehicle (RRV) on the railway infrastructure.

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

This course is suitable for anyone who holds a current PTS and OTP Core competencies and is required to be competent in Operating a Highway Permissible Vehicle (RRV).

Price: 795.00
Duration: 3 days
Certification: Sentinel
Maximum candidates: 4

Course Objectives

At the end of the training the delegate will be able to:

• Explain certification/documentation and competence requirements of self and others

• Undertake the necessary pre start and pre-work machine functional checks

• Describe hazards /risks specific to operation and appropriate controls

• Describe reporting lines and communications protocols

• Describe terminology and methods used to identify components and the operation of the host machine and/or any applicable relevant attachments

• Describe defect monitoring associated with the operation of the host machine and applicable attachment

• Demonstrate how to successfully move the machine to the on/off tracking point in road mode

• Demonstrate and apply the machine specific on/off tracking procedures;

• Demonstrate the safe use of the host machine including travelling and working (forward and reverse directions) to the required standard and specification

• Demonstrate the safe and correct methods of off tracking, shut down, isolate and secure (including detaching attachments if applicable)

• Demonstrate how to undertake emergency recovery on the machine in the event of an incident occurring

Additional Information

Candidates must :

  • be a minimum age of 18.
  • hold a valid Sentinel Track Safety Card endorsed with PTS
  • meet the medical requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L2/OHS/00124 Medical Fitness Level 1.
  • meet the requirements of Network Rail Standard NR/L1/OHS/051 (Drugs & Alcohol).
  • hold a full driving licence appropriate to the host machinehold current and valid OTP Core

Available Dates:

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* Excludes VAT which will be charged at standard rate

27th January

£895.00 / person*

QTS Scottish Training Centre
3 Day(s)
1 place available


For group bookings call: 01357 440222 *mandatory information