OLEC 1 Training Course

Complete the Overhead Line Electrification Construction training 

Overhead Line Electrification Construction Training Course


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Our OLEC 1 Training Course is meticulously designed to equip you with the foundational knowledge and skills required for Overhead Line Equipment (OLE) Construction.

Course Overview:


The OLEC 1 Training Course is an essential introduction to Overhead Line Electrification (OLE) systems, enabling participants to access and work safely on OLE construction sites. This course is mandatory for all individuals seeking to engage in work related to Network Rail’s Overhead Line equipment.

Key Aims:


The course aims to provide participants with a solid understanding of OLE systems, safety protocols, and the key responsibilities involved in working on OLE construction sites. Participants will learn to identify and mitigate risks, ensuring safe and effective operations within the railway infrastructure.

Topics Covered


1. Basic concepts of OLE systems

2. Documentation and design drawings interpretation

3. Installation methods and safety considerations

4.Use of hand tools and equipment on-site

5. Health and safety regulations compliance

Benefits of the Course:


By completing the OLEC 1 Training Course, participants will gain essential knowledge and skills, improving their employability and expertise in the railway sector. The course fosters a safe working environment, ensuring that all personnel are well-versed in the necessary safety and operational protocols.

Additional Entry Requirements


Participants must be at least 16 years old and hold a valid Personal Track Safety (PTS) competence. A medical fitness certificate and a valid Sentinel Track Safety Card are also required.



Upon successful completion, participants will receive a Network Rail approved qualification, acknowledging their competency in accessing and working on OLE construction sites.

Why Choose Paul Humes Rail for Your Olec 1. Overhead Line Electrification training


Choose Paul Humes Rail for an unparalleled learning experience. Our expert trainers, comprehensive curriculum, and dedication to safety ensure that you receive the best possible training in the industry. Join us to advance your career in railway engineering with a trusted name in railway training and consultancy.

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