COSS OLP/CRP - Initial

Course Aims

This course is intended for candidates who wish to set up a safe system of work on Network Rail’s infrastructure and act as a Controller Of Site Safety. It also covers PTS and DCCR re-certification

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

Anyone aged 18 or over that is required to protect a group working on or near the line. Railway Group Standard GO/RT 3358 (Persons Responsible for Protecting Work On or Near the Line) requires employers to select delegates for this role based on documented processes to assess aptitude and prior experience. A COSS may carry out IWA duties without further training.

Price: 595.00
Duration: 6 days
Certification: Sentinel
Maximum candidates: 8

Course Objectives

On successful completion of the course the delegate will be able to:

  • Demonstrate their ability to correctly interpret relevant parts of the Rule Book and relevant Railway Group Standards when acting as a COSS
  • Demonstrate their understanding and ability to set up a Safe System of Work before any group of staff is allowed to go on or near the line


Additional Information

Please note this course is a 6 day course and is carried out over 6 working days ie Monday to Friday plus Monday. The course breakdown is shown below.

  • PTS and DCCR Recertification - 1 day
  • COSS Initial - 4 Day
  • OLP Initial - ½ Day
  • CRP Initial- ½ Day

Should all the elements of the COSS OLP/CRP Initial course not be required by a candidate each element is available to book separately.

Available Dates:

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* Excludes VAT which will be charged at standard rate

27th November

£585.00 / person*

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


For group bookings call: 01357 440222 *mandatory information