Rail Services (7598)

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2016
This qualification recognises the essential professional knowledge and skills that you have developed working in the rail industry at a supervisory level.
This qualification is ideal for those working in a supervisory role in the rail industry.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland
  • International

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You can demonstrate the specialist knowledge and skills you have developed, such as:

  • Risk assessment
  • Managing information
  • Health and safety
  • Leading a team
  • Crowd control
  • Dealing with incidents.

You will be assessed on the job in the work environment and compile a portfolio of evidence for assessment.

Level 3
You are working in the rail industry, probably in a supervisory role, and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge. You have a good record of safety, fault correction and ensuring work meets the required standard. You are looking for recognition of your professional ability and hoping to progress to a more senior managerial role.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This qualification could lead to full-time employment as a supervisor or team leader in the rail transport industry in roles such as:

  • Station supervisor/Manager
  • Control room supervisor
  • Trains supervisor/Manager
  • Signalling supervisor
  • Revenue protection/Control supervisor
  • Shift manager
  • A management role in service planning or other support services.

 

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need qualified assessors - you can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.

You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the requirements for assessment and delivery, download the qualification handbook in the centre documents section.

All learners must be employed in supervisory roles in the rail transport industry.

Level 3

Level 3 will suit you if you are working in the rail industry, probably in supervisory role, and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge. You have a good record of safety, fault correction and ensuring that work meets the required standard.

This diploma comprises mandatory and optional units, including:

  • Plan for duty and manage own performance in the rail industry
  • Manage difficult situations in the rail industry
  • Maintain a suitable customer environment in the rail industry.

For a full list of units, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This qualification could lead to full-time employment as a supervisor or team leader in the rail transport industry in roles such as:

  • Station supervisor/Manager
  • Control room supervisor
  • Trains supervisor/Manager
  • Signalling supervisor
  • Revenue protection/Control supervisor
  • Shift manager
  • A management role in service planning or other support services.

 

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Rail Services (7598-01)

Last Registration Date: 31 Oct 2017

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Rail Services

  • Accreditation No: 600/2650/9 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 38 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 209 - 284 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/10/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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