Railways Assistant Loco Pilot is the post in which the employee assists the drivers which pilots the train. Loco pilot gives the correct direction to the piloting person according to the signal lights. Next promotion of Assistant Loco Pilot is Senior Assistant Loco Pilot and after becoming Loco pilot one can write also exams for power controller, crew controller, Loco foreman (Loco supervisor).

In this article we are going to see RRB Loco Pilot Recruitment eligible criteria. The much awaited RRB ALP recruitment 2018 notification has been announcing by the railway recruitment department. Any candidates not meeting the required eligibility criteria would not be allowed to take the RRB ALP. RRB ALP eligibility criteria can be understood as the culmination of the education, physical and age wise qualification of the candidates. In this article we are giving details as per the eligibility criteria is concerned.

Age limit:

• Minimum age of the aspiring candidate should be 18 years and maximum age limit is 28 years

Educational Qualifications:

• Candidate must complete the minimum 10th standard
• Candidate need to complete the ITI (approved by NCVT/ SCVT) in any specific trade to apply for this post.
• Candidates who completed the Diploma in Engineering are also eligible

Medical Standards:

Candidate must have high leveled medical standard which is no other category required so far. Loco running men, railway drivers must have the highest standard of medical fitness in medical. This medical standard must maintain from the period of joining and up to the end of carrier as Railway driver.

Candidate must be a citizen of India. A person of Indian origin who have migrated from Pakistan, Burma,srilanka, eastern Africa countries like Kenya,Uganda,tanzaina,Malawi,zaira,Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

We suggest to all aspirants that read the RRB ALP eligibility for RRB Assistant Loco Pilot vacancy. It is fantastic opportunity provide by the Railway department to recruit most talented and qualified candidates in their vacant department. All the best for your career.

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Author's Bio: 

RRB conducts RRB ALP exam to recruit Assistant Loco Pilot in Indian Railways. This article briefs about the eligibility criteria to apply for RRB ALP recruitment.