Training

Real Skills Training Limited has long established partnerships within the rail industry are recognised as a high quality provider of rail training. We host a range of courses, including PTS and TIC training, at our Head Office in Liverpool and we have associate trainers who are available to deliver high quality provisions throughout the UK.

Each candidate is warmly welcomed onto a Real Skills Training Course. All of our training staff are extremely knowledgeable, innovative and hugely respected within the industry for providing exceptional Track Safety courses. We are a National Skills Academy Rail Engineering (NSAR) accredited training provider and are completely dedicated to increasing the standards of training and delivery in the UK Rail Industry. Our trainers lead candidates by guided discovery rather than by taking an autocratic approach, often adding extra training hours in with individuals wherever necessary. In May 2014 we also successfully undertook the Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme (RISQS) audit which is formerly known as Achilles Link Up.


We provide the following Safety Courses:

  • Personal Track Safety (Initial & Recerts)
  • Track Induction Course
  • Lookout (Initial & Recerts)
  • COSS (Initial & Recert)
  • Small Plant (New)
  • IOSH (New)
  • NEBOSH (New)

All of the prices for our PTS courses and other training packages include educational materials and we provide extensive discounts for group and contract bookings. Arrangements can also be made for trainers to visit clients in an area convenient to them.

In June 2015, Real Skills Training Limited were inspected by TRIBAL, who inspect on behalf of OFSTED. Real Skills is pleased to announce that it was graded GOOD in all 5 inspection areas. This is testament to the quality of PTS training and other courses that we offer:


Overall Effectiveness: GOOD
Capacity to Improve:   GOOD
Learner Outcomes:      GOOD
Quality of Provision:   GOOD
Leadership & Management:   GOOD

Upcoming Courses

  • Personal Track Safety

    This is the entry level qualification for anyone who wishes to work in the rail industry

  • DCCR

    This is a track safety course which provides you with the underpinning knowledge to work within a DC Conductor Rail area.

  • Track Induction Course

    This course provides you with the basic underpinning knowledge of permanent way construction/maintenance.

  • Look Out Initial

    This course is for candidates who wish to progress within the Rail Industry

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Real-Skills are a Rail Training provider, working with Network Rail to provide students with fantastic learning opportunities.

Real Skills Training Limited
Registered Number: 07850670
Registered Address: 215 Crosby Road South, Liverpool, L21 4LT

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