Lookout Recert

1 Day




The purpose of the Lookout Recert unit is to re-assess the competence requirements for candidates acting as a Lookout and Site Warden.


This competence unit applies in all circumstances where a person is required to act as a Lookout or Site Warden on the Network Rail managed infrastructure.

The level and extent of responsibility shall include their own safety and that of others who might be affected by their work. The candidate is expected to refer to others for authorisation when required, be responsible for the implementation of given instructions and work within set procedures and specifications.

Competence Unit

This competence unit comprises re-certification of one element:

Element 1: “Provide appropriate warnings to a working group as part of a safe system of work”.

To prove competence in this unit, the candidate will demonstrate their ability to complete Lookout or Site Warden activities safely and effectively.