Grind Rails (Hand grinders) (Skill Set)

The unit of competency covered in this course is:

  • TLIW2012 Grind Rails

At the successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify what are new welds and where the repairs are located
  • Identify the defects relating to wheel burns, rail battering and rail overflow
  • Understand the appropriate repair method and/or profile to ensure completed work meets specifications
  • Grind rail to profile using approved equipment in accordance with workplace procedures and OH&S and environmental requirements
  • Grind rail gauge face to match adjacent rail in curves
  • Measure rail profile and vertical and horizontal alignment to ensure compliance with standards
  • Assess rail surface condition for compliance to standards
  • Use approved equipment to grind rail in accordance with workplace procedures and OH&S and environmental requirements
  • Ensure the finished surface is checked with regard to compliance with specifications
  • Complete all relevant documentation in accordance with workplace requirements.

 

 

Course Outcome

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a statement of attainment for TLIW2012 Grind Rails

Pre requisite

TLIB2092 Operate Minor Mechanical Equipment

 Course Duration

1 Day 

Course Location

Training facility or on site as arranged

Course Booking Contact

Rail Training Coordinators