Handsignaller AOD – Recertification

Course Aims

This course is intended to provide the delegate with a re-assessment in their understanding of the duties of a Hand Signaller.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course the delegates will: –

  • Be fully conversant with the duties of a Hand Signaller in accordance with current Handbook

Course Duration

One day, inclusive of theoretical and practical assessments.

Pre- Requisites

Delegates must be in possession of:

  • A valid Sentinel track safety card endorsed P.T.S., I.W.A./C.O.S.S.
  • Current Handbook
  • A completed Logbook signed by Line Manager

Personal Protective Equipment

This course is classroom based so P.P.E. is not required.


This competency is valid for two years. A Network Rail Sentinel card, will be awarded to each successful candidate.