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The Institution of Railway Signal Engineers' Licensing Scheme exists to provide a recognised means of assessing the competence of railway signalling and telecommunications personnel, leading to the licensing of such personnel to undertake their work.
This website has been designed to give potential licence holders and the general public an overview of how the IRSE Licensing Scheme works. It also provides guidance and support to those who are working towards their licence, and briefing notes for licence holders and others on changes to the Scheme.
In the unlikely event that you need to, you can make a complaint against an IRSE Licence-Holder in respect of their licensed activities, via this website. Click on 'Complaints' on the menu bar on this page. PLEASE NOTE - You must log-on first BEFORE inputing complaints information.
NOTE:IRSE licences are not valid for use in North America, nor for work outside North America that is subject to North American legislation.





Incorporated Engineer Guidance Attachment
by registrar
 22/02/2016 11:52
EngTech Ready Licences 
by Mike Moore
 29/07/2014 15:56
New Style Engineering Manager Licences 
by Mike Moore
 29/07/2014 15:54

 Document quick links

Assessment Feedback Form.pdfAssessment Feedback Form 
Employers' Code of Practice  LP05 v5.00.pdfEmployers' Code of Practice  
Guidance on the Application of the IRSE Licensing Scheme - July 2015.pdfGuidance on the Application of the IRSE Licensing Scheme - July 2015 
List of IRSE Approved Assessing Agencies.pdfList of IRSE Approved Assessing Agencies 
Logbook Order Form.pdfLogbook Order Form 
Scale of Charges 2017.pdfScale of Charges 2017 
Scale of Charges 2018.pdfScale of Charges 2018