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Exam News 2021 - Certificate in Railway Control Engineering Fundamentals and Advance Diploma of Railway Control Engineering 

This page will be kept up-to-date with information for Candidates and Sponsors for the 2021 exam modules

30 July 2021

This is a final reminder that booking for anyone intending to sit the Certificate or modules towards the Advanced Diploma on 2 October 2021 must have booked and paid by tomorrow, 31 July 2021.

25 June 2021

Education & Professional Development Committee have confirmed that Module 2 Signalling the Layout will be available to be sat on 2 October 2021 for the final time - Only those who had booked to sit it in 2020 and did not withdraw from the exam will be able to sit it.  Candidates have been emailed today with the latest information.

3 May 2021

All prospective candidates are reminded of the requirements for this year's exams, as detailed in the guidance document:

All are welcome to sit the Certificate in Railway Control Engineering Fundamentals, whether you are an IRSE member or not - you just need to be registered on the IRSE website.

For those who are interested in sitting the advanced modules (Module B, Module C and/or Module D), you are reminded that you must be a fully paid-up member of the IRSE and either have already passed an exam module or (for 2021 only) have permission from a sponsor (a MIRSE or FIRSE).

If you are struggling with your booking, please contact our exam team on exam@irse.org who will get back to you during UK office hours.

19 April 2021

Booking has opened for all candidates wishing to sit the 2021 IRSE exams.  All are asked to read the guidance document in detail, including terms and conditions of the exam. To book, please click here to take you to the events page or type irse.info/bookexam21 into your browser.

Note that all checks will take place after you have made your booking, so please ensure that you have booked the correct module(s) and that you send in your SDF (if required).

Module 2 candidates: E&PD Committee are still working on a solution for you to sit module 2 in 2021.