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Mod 4 – Functional Tester

Signalling Testing Courses

Duration 4 Days + 1 day one to one assessment
Location Derby or Any location subject to equipment requirements
Delegates Maximum 6
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This course is intended for signal engineers, who are Works Location Verification and Functional testers, to become Trackside Equipment Verification and Functional testers.

Key Features

  • Underpinning knowledge matched to the IRSE Functional Tester Licence 1.3.170
  • Reflects the requirements of functional testing techniques
  • Reflects the requirements of Network Rail standards 
  • Intensive practical experience in application logic testing
  • May be tailored to specific client or railway administration requirements
  • The course includes activities on relay based and Solid State Interlocking (SSI) systems.

Course Outcomes

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

  • Prepare to perform tests on trackside equipment
  • Perform Verification of trackside equipment installation
  • Perform Functional testing of trackside equipment including
    • Track circuits
    • Points
    • Signals, AWS and TPWS
  • Record and Document test activities
  • Report errors identified during testing

Assessment and Certification

Achievement of the Course Outcomes will be assessed by a practical 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 have


  • a Module 3BL competence


  • a Module 3c competence and a waiver from the Employer; and good knowledge of electrical Principles, sufficient Log Book evidence showing suitable work experience and be able to ‘read’ circuit diagrams.

Practical Information

Duration: 4 Days + 1 Day one to one Assessment

Location: at our Derby training centre, or on your premises (access to equipment is a requirement of this course)

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