The Level 3 Award in P-Way Safety is an advanced course designed for individuals seeking in-depth knowledge and expertise in railway and metro track maintenance and safety. This course builds upon the Level 2 Award and provides participants with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices involved in working on the permanent way (P-Way) infrastructure.
This qualification is evaluated using assessments and Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQ). To receive this qualification, the learner must pass both tests with a certain percentage.
The qualification has recommended course duration of 5 days.
Note: However the course duration may be increased to meet additional learning needs if required but not reduced.
The specific modules covered in the Level 3 – Award in P-Way Safety (Railway & Metro) course typically includes:
- Advanced P-Way Systems
- Track Design Principles
- Track Construction Techniques
- Track Maintenance Strategies
- Signaling and Telecommunication Systems
- Track Defects and Remedial Measures
- Track Monitoring and Inspection Technologies
- Track Rehabilitation and Renewal
- Environmental Considerations
- Safety Leadership and Management
- Legislation and Regulatory Requirements