BST - Basic Signalling Technology
Signalling Design Courses
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This course is intended for the signal engineer who requires development of signalling principles knowledge towards design of interfaces to trackside equipment.
- Demonstration of all equipment types on working systems with complete diagrams
- Signalling systems
- Plan conventions and symbols
- Signalling relays and circuits
- Electrical interlockings
- Train Detection
- Automatic Warning System
- Train protection and Warning System
- Power Supplies
- Location design
- The project life-cycle
- Works design and testing processes
- Competence issues
On successful completion of this course, the delegate will be able to describe and interpret the following:
- Operation of Relay and SSI driven signals.
- Symbols on signalling plans and circuit diagrams.
- Operation of train detection systems.
- Principles of operation of interlockings.
- Principles of TPWS application and operation
- Mechanical and electrical operation of points.
- Principles of Rail Signalling power supplies.
- Selection of Rail Signalling cabling.
- Design and testing processes and relationships.
Assessment and Certification
Achievement of the Course Outcomes will be assessed by a theory assessment.
The delegate’s achievement of the Course Outcomes will be confirmed by a certificate which will be forwarded to the nominated client contact following the course.
A well prepared delegate is expected to be able to demonstrate an understanding of basic electrical principles, symbols and circuits.
Duration: 10 Days
Location: at our Derby training centre, or on your premises (access to equipment is preferable but not essential)
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