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Competency is key to Datum delivery a first class service.



The competency of our team is key to ensuring that we get the job done right the first time, every time.

We strive to carry out our work safely whilst simultaneously providing personable customer service – the key foundations of a sustainable business model.

Investment in personnel

We have invested significant time, energy and finance into ensuring that we manage competence appropriately.

It is our policy that all personnel have the relevant knowledge, skills and expertise to perform their work safely and to consistently high standards, so that everybody has a chance to achieve their full potential within our team.

Training & Development

Training and development are an integral part of our operation at Datum, and our employees have the opportunity to partake in over 100 different training courses relevant to their roles in the Railway, Construction and Utility industries.

We follow a continuing professional development program of appraisal and training, with a clear focus on managing competence. Through effective performance management, we follow up our training sessions with ongoing assessments to monitor individuals using their skills and to check their retained knowledge.