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    GTR Trainee Train Driver vacancies

    Do you mean the tests are changing so everyone has 2 chances again? If so, where did you hear about this? Was it from a reliable source? I haven’t heard anything.
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    Trainee Depot Driver East Midlands Trains

    Always a good idea not to upset the recruitment team.
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    Becoming a train driver

    I suspect it would depend on proof of eligibility to work in the UK but I have no knowledge of what that would look like for a US citizen. I think it would be unlikely that you would be offered a role if you had a limited visa, since you would have to sit our traction and rules courses and have...
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    Becoming a train driver

    Everything you need to know is on this forum. There is a search facility towards the top right of the screen. Good luck!
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    Apprentice Train Driver - Crosscountry - Multiple Locations (09/02/2021)

    If you use the search function at the top right of the page and search for DMI, there is loads of info. Welcome to the forum and yes, you should be able to really draw on your experiences.
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    WMT crewe

    Have you checked the Aslef website? Granted it’s often out of date but could be a good starting point.
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    Failed Visual Search Exercise twice

    How long ago did the OP originally take the tests? If it was before they changed they still have another stab at it.
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    VSE tips please!

    Switch off/unplug phones too.
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    Mmi

    African, don’t let it deter you if you want a career on the railway. There are lots of other good roles.
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    Becoming a train driver

    Welcome to the forum! I suspect it may well be a case of the recruitment team being so rushed off their feet. They may be short staffed due to the pandemic, the sheer number of applicants to wade through even at the first stage is immense and what with arranging assessment dates, notifying...
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    GTR Trainee Train Driver vacancies

    There’s a number on page 3 but no idea if it’s correct. They have most likely received literally thousands of applications so try to sit tight!
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    How many chances do you get, when applying for a Trainee Train Driver role?

    Yes but if you have failed at the relevant tests to national standard twice it’s game over.
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    How many chances do you get, when applying for a Trainee Train Driver role?

    My thoughts too greatkingrat. Best of luck Star S W 9.
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    How many chances do you get, when applying for a Trainee Train Driver role?

    The 2 lives rule existed back in 2000! You can pass the tests as many times as you want eg if the validity of your passes lapses while you’re in a talent pool before you get a job, but you can only fail twice and then it’s game over.
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    Train driver and anxiety

    theironroad put it perfectly. Just to add a little, if the anxiety were related to the job and just couldn’t be shaken off, that would potentially be another reason for redeployment.
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    Becoming a train driver

    Apparently eyesight can generally deteriorate after 40 years of age. Well that’s what I was told at my last medical anyway :lol:
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    GTR Trainee Train Driver vacancies

    Regardless of female and BAME applicants they still need to get through the sift and pass the assessments and if they don’t pass, they don’t pass. I wonder if those who have applied simply aren’t meeting the criteria, no disrespect to anyone here.
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    Medical question - Trainee Train Driver

    I agree with Ian. Additionally if you can’t move it freely and normally it’s an opportunity to highlight any adaptations that may be required to help in your role.
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    Medical question - Trainee Train Driver

    Only checked mine after my hearing had dulled a bit since the last medical. Bit of wax.

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