PQMS Rail Courses

OLEC 1 Access OLE Construction Sites

Course Name

OLEC 1 Access OLE Construction Sites


This course is a half day course which is classroom based. The aim of this course is to provide the basic knowledge required under OLEC 1 to access OLE construction sites safely and effectively for those who are directly or indirectly involved with OLE construction activities.

Training Locations

Bedworth, Bury - Please see Scheduled Dates below for more information

Course Aims

Upon successful completion of the course candidates will be able to:

Understand the rules and regulations that are in force for required personnel to access overhead line construction sites safely and effectively.

Course Content

• Welcome & Introduction
• A basic introduction to OLE construction sites
• The technical terminology used when working on an OLE construction site
• The types of documentation associated with OLE construction sites and the recording and reporting procedures that need to be followed
• The general safety requirements for accessing OLE construction sites


PQMS Limited will upload the relevant competence outcome(s) and result(s) to the Sentinel system.


1/2 Day


• Must be literate in English
• Candidates must be of or over the age of 18 and sponsored by an approved railway company before undertaking the OLEC 1 course. This is a company who have been audited and certificated to supply workers to the Railway industry. The Sentinel co-ordinator of this sponsoring company will need to sign our course booking form to confirm their intent to sponsor you and supply their linkup site ID number.



Card Cost


Scheduled Dates

Location Next Running
Portsmouth 29/08/2018
Bedworth 30/08/2018
Bury 26/09/2018
Portsmouth 03/10/2018
Bedworth 26/10/2018
Bedworth 21/11/2018
Bedworth 12/12/2018