New conductors take to the rails at Abellio Greater Anglia

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Abellio Greater Anglia has welcomed ten new conductors aboard its trains following the completion of their training programme.

The train operator’s latest graduates were presented with certificates by Abellio Greater Anglia’s Operations Director, Peter Lensik, at a graduation ceremony recently held in Norwich to mark the successful completion of their training.

The newly qualified conductors will now take up their conductor positions around the Abellio Greater Anglia network, including Norwich, Clacton and London Liverpool Street.

Trainee conductors participate in a 16-week training programme where they learn and are coached in all the operational, commercial and customer service requirements of the train conductor role.

Peter Lensik, Abellio Greater Anglia’s Operations Director commented: “I am pleased to welcome our newly graduated conductors to the conductors’ team and I should like to wish them every success in their new positions.”  

The new conductors are: David Ramos, Muhammad Kashif, Julia Whitamore, Francesca Schulde, Bert Gedeon, Adam Hipperson (Norwich), Usman Ahmed, Terry Bryant (London), Lorna Cameron and David Bolton (Clacton).