PTS AC Initial

Course Duration:

1 Day

Course Cost:



The Personal Track Safety Course, often called PTS Training, is the foundational qualification for individuals aiming to embark on a career within the Network Rail Infrastructure. This particular course focuses on AC, which pertains to working with overhead lines. If your work requires you to be near or directly on the track, especially within a 3-metre radius, this qualification is essential.
PTS AC Initial with INFRA Skills
INFRA Skills Course Aims and Objectives image

Aims & Objectives

Upon successful completion, candidates will be able to:

  • Accurately interpret the pertinent sections of the Rule Book and the Track Safety Handbook.
  • Comprehend the significant components of the Sentinel Scheme.
  • Exhibit their understanding and capacity to adhere to a secure system of work, as established by their COSS.


Delegates must complete the E-learning component before attending the main course session. If you need assistance accessing the Network Rail e-learning course, please get in touch with one of our training coordinators. They can direct you to the appropriate webpage.

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 Please note that this will incur an additional cost which you will be responsible for covering.

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