Senior Person In Charge Of Possession Recert (SPICOP)

Those who will undertake the duties of a SPICOP.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Know the role & responsibilities of a PICOP compared to SPICOP.
  • Demonstrate an high level of written & verbal communications.
  • Describe the planning process & discuss best practice at meetings.
  • Obtain information required for a published possession & worksites.
  • State the procedure when a possession is taken & what arrangements used & recorded.
  • Demonstrate the procedure for authorising work to start.
  • Demonstrate the procedure for authorising multiple train movements.
  • State the requirements for using radio communications to control movements.
  • State changeover procedures.
  • Demonstrate the procedure for suspension & handback of a worksite.
  • State the procedure for giving up possession

What do you need to attend this course?

  • COSS/IWA must be held.
  • You must currently hold the SPICOP comptency or be within the 8 week grace period (from date of expiry)
  • Have successfully completed all assessment within the competency cycle
  • Have at least four entries in your log book
  • Must hold the required medical level.
  • Have a good level of literacy.

Duration

2 days

What happens after I pass the course?

Your track safety card will be updated An interim assessment (between 9 and 15 months after the rectification course) must also be completed.

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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