RRB ALP Medical Test 2018: Check Details of Physical Test, Vision Test & Medical Standards

RRB Medical Test 2018 is the final stage of the RRB ALP Recruitment 2018. The RRB Loco Pilot Medical Test is conducted after all the RRB ALP Examination Procedure and Document Verification. Candidates have to undergo through various RRB ALP 2018 Medical Fitness Test. The Railway Loco Pilot Medical Test 2018 is conducted to check the Physical and Mental State of the candidate. The selected candidate will be appointed with a date to attend the RRB ALP Medical Test 2018. The Railway Loco Pilot and Technician Medical Test 2018 is conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board. Candidates who clear the RRB ALP First, Second CBT, CBAT, and Document Verification, they will be shortlisted for RRB Loco Pilot Medical Fitness Test 2018. In this article, we have provided complete details about RRB Medical Test 2018.

General Physical Examination Standards of RRB ALP Medical Test 2018

Candidates who are selected for RRB ALP Medical Test 2018, have to satisfy all the Physical standards of RRB Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Medical Test.

Category of the candidate

Gender

Height (in cms)

Chest

(unexpanded)

Chest

(expanded)

Candidates:- Railway Engineering Services (Civil, Electrical, Signal, and Mechanical), Transportation (Operating and Commercial)Departments, Railway Protection Force, the posts in the Marine Establishment and Special Class Railway Apprentices.

Male

152 Cms

84

5

Female

150 Cms

79

5

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What does 6/6, 6/9, 6/12, 6/18 Eye Vision mean?

These are different Eye Vision Standards that are required for the selection in the RRB Posts. These eye vision standards are also called Vision Acuity Standards, which refers to the clarity of vision. which are measured using the Snellen’s Eye Chart. The Snellen’s Eye Chart is an eye chart to check the clarity of vision of the applicant/candidate. The Snellen’s Eye Chart is printed with eleven lines with block letters all printed in different sizes which a candidate must read standing from the distance.

  • If the candidate reads out all the letters from a distance of 6 meters, then he/she has a normal vision of 6/6 eye vision.

  • If you are reading the letters from 6 meters, whereas the normal eye can read the letters at a distance of 9 meters. This means that you have 6/9 eye vision.

  • If you are reading the letters from 6 meters, whereas the normal eye can read letters at a distance of 12 meters. That means that you have a 6/12 vision.

  • If you are reading the letters from 6 meters, whereas the normal eye can read letters at a distance of 18 meters, then that means you have 6/18 eye vision.

RRB ALP Medical Test 2018

The RRB Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Medical Test 2018 comprise of two stages. The RRB ALP Medical Test 2018 comprise of – General Physical Test and Vision Tests. The Tests and some of the attributes include-

RRB ALP Medical Test 2018- General Physical Examination Tests

Candidates are supposed to take few general physical examination tests to qualify the RRB ALP Technician 2018 Medical Tests. Some of the tests are:

  • Urine Sample Collection – This is a Routine Checkup

  • Sharp Sensibility Test of Nose, Ear, Mouth, and Teeth – This is also a routine check-up.

  • Blood Test – to check Haemoglobin, STD, and any other diseases and CBC Report.

  • Physical Body Check Up – This is to check candidate’s BP, Balanced Weight, and Height, BMI Calculation and the whole body are examined under this test.

  • X-Ray of Chest – This test is not for the female applicants as they do not have chest criteria.

  • Hand Movement Test – Candidates need to have an efficient movement of hands and perfect hand carrying angles.

  • Varicose Veins Test – These veins are found from feet to stomach and these are responsible for Varicocele.

  • Arms – Your arms should have appropriate movement.

  • Backbone – Your Backbone should be in proper and straighten up an order.

  • The Applicants should not have Hydrocele and Piles issue as well.

RRB ALP Medical Test 2018 – General Vision Tests

Including the General ALP Physical Medical Tests, candidates will also have to undergo a general vision test. Some of the tests include:

Eye Test

  • The Eye Test includes complete eye-check up which includes Near Vision, Distant Vision test, Binocular Vision and Irish Check.

  • Candidates are strictly prohibited to use lenses during the examination as the officials will ask the candidates to rub their eyes. Candidates should possess high-color vision and must not have a squint in their eyes.

Lasik Surgery

  • Candidates who have undergone Lasik surgery will be disqualified in the medical exam. They are not eligible for the A2, B1, B2 Medical Standards.

Color Blindness Test

  • Candidates will be asked to read numbers in a color dotted book to test their Color Blindness.

RRB ALP Medical Standards

Candidates who have applied for the Railway Posts need to fulfill certain Fixed Eye Standards in order to get qualified in the RRB Loco Pilot Medical Test 2018. For different eye standards, candidates need to have a certain vision limit. In this table, you can check all the Fixed Eye Standards along with the test that is required and is applicable to which sports.

Fixed Eye Standard

Requirements

Tests Included

Applicable for the following Posts

A-2

Distant Vision- 6/9, 6/9 without glass (No Fogging Test)

Near Vision Sn- 0.6, 0.6 without glasses

Color Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc.

Gateman/ Assistant Pointsman/ Porter/ Hamal/ Sweeper cum Porter

B-1

Distant Vision 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power lenses not to exceed than 4D)

Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses while reading

Color Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc.

Helper, Track Maintainer

(Grade IV)

B-2

Distant Vision 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power lenses not to exceed than 4D)

Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses while reading

Binocular Vision etc.

Helper/Electrical/Power in the Electrical Department

C-1

Distant Vision 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses when reading

Hospital Attendant/ Helper

The RRB ALP Medical Test will be conducted after the Computer Based Test and Document Verification. The Medical Test of Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician will select the candidate for the ALP and Technician Post.

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Updated: October 3, 2018 — 5:20 pm

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