Authorised Person Initial

Course Duration:

3 Days

Course Cost:



This course is designed to instruct delegates on their roles and responsibilities when executing Level B (Authorised) person’s duties. It emphasises the importance of understanding the potential risks associated with these activities. Successful completion of this course offers evidence of competence to meet the NR/L2/CTM/014 level requirements but does not grant permission for the delegate to act in the capacity of a Level B (Authorised) person without the appropriate supervision and assessment.
Authorised Person Initial with INFRA Skills
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Aims & Objectives

The primary goal of this course is to educate Level B (Authorised) individuals on achieving isolations on AC OLE under the guidance of a Level A (Nominated) person. The course aims to enhance a delegate’s knowledge, understanding, and skills as specified in the following competency standards:

  • OLE 13: Manually Switch Electrical Supply to OLE to Meet Defined Requirements
  • OLE 14: Test and Earth OLE to Meet Defined Isolation Requirements
  • OLE 15: Contribute to Minimising Risks When Working On or Near to Live OLE
  • OLE 17: Object Removal from the OLE


Delegates must understand that successfully completing this course doesn’t authorise them to independently perform Level B (Authorised) person’s duties. They must be under the direct supervision of a mentor during their probationary period and should be assessed as competent by a licenced assessor as per NR/L2/CTM/014 guidelines.

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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