Person In Charge Of Possession (PICOP)

This course is for those who will undertake the duties of a Person in Charge of Possession

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Know the role and responsibilities of a PICOP.
  • Demonstrate a good level of both written and verbal communications.
  • Describe the planning process and what is discussed at meetings.
  • Obtain information required for a published possession and worksites.
  • State the procedure when a possession is taken and what arrangements are recorded.
  • Demonstrate the procedure for authorising work to start.
  • Demonstrate the procedure for authorising train movements.
  • State the requirements for using radio communications.
  • State changeover procedures.
  • Demonstrate the procedure for suspension and handback of a worksite.
  • State the procedure for giving up the possession.

What do you need to attend this course?

  • Must hold the required medical level.
  • COSS/IWA must be held.
  • Have a good level of literacy.

Duration

3 days

What happens after I pass the course?

Your track safety card will be updated to include Probationary (P) PICOP. You must complete the PICOP workplace assessment within 4 months and must be accompanied whilst undertaking the duties until this is done.

Request a course

There are no scheduled sessions available for this training course, but we often arrange courses on request. Please call us on 01925 813897 or complete our Course Request form.

Included

  • All our training includes lunch.
  • All equipment is provided, no need for laptops
  • Free tea, coffee and refreshments supplied
  • Free WIFI available for all delegates
  • Multi Faith prayer room
  • Accessible toilet

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