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Signal Work Testing Mod 1 - Tester in Charge


16.01.17 - 20.01.17 - 7 PLACES AVAILABLE


Bespoke & Private Courses: 

Signet Solutions can reserve a course for your company exclusively, and we can design courses to meet your company's specifications. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

5 Days
Derby or at your premises by arrangement
Maximum number of delegates: 


This course will enable signalling works testers to progress towards the management of signal works testing activities.

Key Features

  • Underpinning knowledge matched to the IRSE “Tester in Charge” licence 1.3.190
  • Relating directly to the Network Rail testing standards
  • May be tailored to match the requirements of other rail administrations
  • Discusses the safety-management framework for new products

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the delegate will be able to describe the function of the following

  • The Role and Responsibilities of the Tester in Charge
  • The Safety-Management Framework
  • Identifying and Managing Risk
  • The Project and ‘V’ Lifecycles
  • Testing Strategies
  • Test and Commissioning Plans
  • Configuration Control
  • Defining and Recording the Tests
  • Running a testing Sub-project
  • Entry-into-Service

Assessment and Certification

Achievement of the Course Outcomes will be assessed by theory assessments.

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 already be a competent Principles or Functional tester, with at least three years’ practical experience in this role.