Just a few of our clients

We are proud to have helped countless individuals and companies across the UK rail industry.

Client feedback

Steven Warcup

PTS AC/DCCR Recertification

I have had/completed several courses over the years and they have all been done in an excellent manner I would definitely recommend Seaton Rail to any potential customers. 5*

Macaulay Antcliffe

Hand Trolley Controller (COP-18)

The trainer had a great knowledge of the course and also the infrastructure - 5*

James Parker

PICOP Initial

Dave was an excellent trainer. His knowledge was second to none. The training centre was excellent, I would definitely use Seaton Rail to provide me with any further training I require. 5*

Magnus Worthington

IWA Initial

I highly recommend Seaton Rail. The course was presented professionally, succinctly, and with a wealth of additional experience & knowledge to supplement the vast curriculum. I have very much enjoyed completing my IWA initial course with Seaton Rail. 5*

Sam Boyd

IWA Initial

Excellent service. My trainer took time and care to help me understand the information. 5*

Robert Curry

IWA Recertification

Absolutely brilliant course & delivery of training/instruction. 5*

Dean Leighton

Engineering Supervisor Initial

The training experience was excellent, I couldn't think of any improvements. Seaton Rail has excellent facilities and provide great training. Seaton Rail are worth using.  

John Jebson

PTS Recertification

Excellent trainer with a good balance of rules with practical knowledge.

Stephen Stock

PTS Recertification

Seaton Rail provide a quality service - second to none. I couldn't recommend them highly enough to provide training to staff. 5*

Matt Richardson

PICOP Initial

This is the fourth course that I have attended, provided by Seaton Rail. It was delivered once again with great professionalism and heaps of knowledge.

Chris Grime

PICOP Initial

Really happy with the training, the trainer was very helpful and knows what he is talking about - a good combination of theory and real-life scenarios. 5*

Nick Taylor

IWA Recertification

Great course, it'd be hard to improve the service. Excellent tutor, explains all aspects so we understand.

Garry Wright

IWA recertification

Exceptionally knowledgeable and enthusiastic trainer. He did not allow for complacency which is all too common in this industry. 5*!

Trevor Lorriman

COSS recertification

Brilliant trainer, very knowledgeable. The course was conducted in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Excellent - 5 stars!

Antoinette Stubbs

First Aid at Work

Excellent knowledge of subject, David explained any areas that i could not understand.

Michael Umphray

Possession Support Renewal Assessment

Shane Seaton made me feel very comfortable throughout the assessment. He was very clear and precise in his delivery which enabled me to fully understand what was required. A gentleman to say the least.

Peter Savage

COSS recertification

Another course delivered in a professional manner in professional surroundings by professional railway trainers. The industry should have more training companies like this.

James Taylor-Stocks

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

I found the course very interesting and learned information and skills that I think are important in life - not just in the workplace.

Martin Ryan

Project Engineer, Scarborough Station, Network Rail (Buildings & Civils)

I found Brain Walker (COSS/SWL) helpful, pro-active and diligent in terms of his duties. He also exhibited the behaviours Network Rail are looking to promote. Please thank Brian on my behalf for his input and feedback and keep up the good work undertaken to date.

Eddy Town

Engineering Supervisor workplace assessment.

My assessor (David Sexton) was a complete professional with a thorough understanding of all aspects of the railway. My assessment was carried out in a friendly yet serious manner. All sections of the rule books were scrutinised during the assessment. David had more than enough time to explain the technical complexities that may occur, not defined completely in the rule books.

Peter Savage

Safe Work Leader 2 Conversion training, Bridlington

One of the best training providers in the industry.

Richard Endersby

Personal Track Safety Training, Bridlington

Great relaxed atmosphere, friendly and very knowledgeable staff. Worlds apart from the last railway training provider that I visited.

Leigh Lawrence

Safe Work Leader (COSS Conversion), Swanscombe

The tutor had a wealth of knowledge and was brilliant at delivering all the information we needed.

Steve Gregory

First Aid at Work, Training, Easingwold, North Yorkshire

Explained very simply so as everyone could understand. No rush if you needed to go through a part more than once.

Peter Savage

Lookout Initial Training, Bridlington

A well organised company who deliver quality training for the members of the rail industry. Would recommend them.

Scott Meachan

Lookout Recertification Training, Bridlington

Excellent trainer, I would recommend to anyone.

Craig Pennington

Level Crossing Attendant Training

Thank you to the team at Seaton Rail today LXA recert proffesional as ever would advise all to you use for future courses.

Mark Grout

Engineering Supervisor Training, Bridlington

I can really recommend these guys to anyone out there looking for training or assessments , I really enjoyed my course with them.

Jenny Worthington

Compliance Manager, Spectrum Group, ICI Assessments, Manchester

Seaton Rail provided an excellent service in delivering the ICI at Spectrum's own head office. They provided all the laptops for the candidates to complete the Assessments, was on hand to assist and offer support. The Trainer had exceptional Railway knowledge and the willingness to assist was second to none. Excellent Service received would highly recommend Seaton Rail for All your Training needs.

Roger Thorpe

Personal Track Safety & DCCR Recertification Training

Just like to thank everyone at Seaton Rail for there hospitality on the training course today. Well recommended to anybody who is resitting any courses, really looked after throughout the day. Five Stars, thank you once again

Ian Anderson

Principal Surveyor, Mason Land Surveyors

The COSS's provided by Seaton Rail for this weekend's shift at Corby were very good indeed. The COSS briefing by Brian Walker was one of the most concise but comprehensive that I have ever heard. The COSS's on previous weeks have also been to a similar high standard.

Andrew Naylor

Project Manager, Leeke Associates Ltd

Thank you for the provision of COSS services on our two weekend night possessions at Wreay, Carlisle. We were pleased that you responded well to our short notice enquiry and that the SSOW verifications were promptly and professionally dealt with prior to site works commencing. Sign in with the ES at Carlisle SB and briefings were carried out efficiently which enabled site works to commence in good time. We will certainly keep your details on file for future assistance.

Darren Pudsey

Director PBH Rail Limited

We have used Seaton Rail for several years now, they have always given an excellent service particularly with regards last minute requests. I highly recommend them.

Dominic Keegans

Lead Surveyor, Various Organisations

I have used Seaton Rail on numerous projects for a few years now, for various companies, and cannot recommend them highly enough. Both on site and in the production of paperwork the service is always first class.

Dominic Woolnough

North West and Yorkshire Rail Safety Coordinator

Seaton Rail have provided an impressive level of service during the Midland Mainline project, both direct for Arup and working for our survey provider (TSP). The service received from the office staff is excellent and safety packs are returned at an impressive timescale to a good standard. On-site staff are generally on-time and are extremely flexible and helpful during survey works. The individual performances of the on-track staff has ranged from acceptable to excellent, and is generally perceived as being very good. Overall, a very good all round service, the professionalism of the staff is head and shoulders above their competitors.

Howard Williams

Project Manager, Cairn Cross Civil Engineering

Thank you for your ongoing support, as ever your planning has been to the highest standard, and the backup delivery you have given has been unquestionably to a very professional standard. We trust our ongoing relationship will continue.

Jim Roberts

Project Manager, The Severn Partnership.

We use Seaton Rail as our preferred supplier and have always been able to rely on the experience and quality of their safety critical staff.

Joe Barry

Senior Engineer, Arup. (Paddington Approach's Crossrail)

Rory and Ese went on site last week they said that Mick Perkins (Seaton Rail) was the best COSS they had witnessed for a long time. I’ve thanked him myself this morning but I thought you should know.

Luke McInerney

Colas Rail, Project Manager- Engineering

I would like to add my personal and professional thanks to the service that you have provided to date and the significant contribution that you have made to our success and the development of a key aspect of our business. Particular recognition should go to Matt who has been diligent, professional and a very credible ambassador of Seaton Rail.

Mark Bailey

Project Manager, Mott MacDonald

Mott MacDonald in Manchester have been using Seaton Rail for the production of safe systems of work packs and safety staff for a good few years and not once have we had any problems. Seaton Rail have helped us out in very sort timescales and very difficult circumstances with superb results. I highly recommend them for all your possession planning, safe system of work packs and safety staff you require for working on or near the line.

Mark Combes

Managing Director, The Severn Partnership.

Seaton Rail has provided Severn Partnership with very good track access, planning and management services, bringing value to our rail projects by understanding both the rail industry and the surveying industry. Seaton Rail are a valued provider and I recommend their services.

Matt Levine BSc (Hons)

MSc, Project Manager, Severn Partnership

Seaton Rail provide an invaluable service covering all aspects of railway protection and safety paperwork. The knowledge and professional attitude of their Core 2 planners is second to none, and I have been impressed by the commitment provided by all staff.

Paul Buck

Senior Engineer, Mott MacDonald Ltd (Sheffield Supertram Project)

Matt Sammut is a good COSS and overall Seaton Rail have done a great job over the five shifts I have worked with them.

Paul Dolphin

Managing Director, SAS Facilities Limited

SAS Facilities Limited have been using Seaton Rail since we gained Link-up accreditation in February 2011. Seaton Rail have been instrumental in assisting us with winning works on the NWR framework, not by any other means than giving us a fast and efficient method of supplying detailed SSoW packs and possession planning. It's been great having the support of Shane and his team as they assist us in a comprehensive approach to SAFETY

Phil Williamson

Project Manager, Cairn Cross Civil Engineering

The service we received from Seaton Rail at Thornhill Bridge Dewsbury was excellent and we have found dealing with you company has been a good experience.

Terry Jarvis

Points Operator Training, Bridlington.

Thoroughly recommend Seaton Rail as a training provider.

Jamie Whittleton

Personal Track Safety AC/DCCR Initial Training, Bridlington

I came into the course with absolutely no knowledge of the subjects. David really helped us with extensive communication leading to us all passing first time. I learnt more in 3 days than I thought I possibly could.

Alan Cudlipp

Director's Safety tour at Brooksby Level Crossing by Alan Cudlipp, Business Stream Leader, Mott MacDonald

The quality of planning and behaviour of the Seaton Rail site staff are to be commended. The COSS introduced himself and provided an excellent and appropriate briefing. When questioned, he was clearly familiar with the geographical nature of the worksite and the potential issues and hazards arising from a transient work site.

Tosh Thorpe

PTS AC Recertification Training, Bridlington

Just like to thank everyone one at Seaton Rail, for their hospitality and training course today, well recommended to anybody who is resetting any courses, really looked after throughout the day five star thank you once again.

James Nattrass

J N Piling, First Aid at Work Training, Easingwold, North Yorkshire

A useful course well structured and well delivered. At the end of the course, you feel like you have learned something useful rather than just getting a piece of paper.

Neil Jordan

Personal Track Safety and DCCR Training, Bridlington

Previously attended this programme through different providers and Seaton Rail surpassed all with facility’s, content, delivery and professionalism.

Ali Raza

Safe Work Leader training

The course was very well delivered, excellent facilities and a great company to do the course with. Friendly and welcoming, highly recommended. I will definitely do my next course with Seaton Rail.

Cliff Eastick

COSS Recertification

Seaton Rail is the training centre i enjoy going to most. It has a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.