Authorised Person Assessment

Course Duration:

1 day

Course Cost:



This course thoroughly evaluates individuals performing their roles as Authorised Persons on the railway infrastructure. Our certified assessors will observe participants to ensure they operate safely, professionally and follow the latest guidelines and regulations.
Authorised Person Assessment with INFRA Skills
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Aims & Objectives

The primary aim of this assessment is to ensure that participants demonstrate their ability to perform as an Authorised Person safely and professionally. The assessment will focus on:

  • Ensuring participants are aware of the risks associated with working on or near the overhead line system.
  • Verifying that participants operate safely, are fully compliant, and are updated with the latest guidance and advice.
  • Assuring those required to undertake Authorised Person tasks on the railway infrastructure do so safely and in line with current legislation and standards.


Participants must be prepared for a hands-on assessment where they will be observed by our certified assessors while performing their duties as an Authorised Person.

INFRA Skills Course Requirements
Course Completion and Sentinel Upload

On Completion

When applicable, once you successfully complete your course or assessment, a member of our staff will update your competency in the Sentinel system. You can order your Sentinel smart cards directly from Sentinel at www.railsentinel.co.uk. Please note that this will incur an additional cost which you will be responsible for covering.

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