Maintain Rail Joints

The unit of competency covered in this course is:

  • TLIB2121 Maintain Rail Joints

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

  • Understand and identify the different components which make up rail joints and how they are installed and maintained
  • Install and maintain rail fastening and anchoring systems
  • Identify, install and maintain the main types of fishplates used in rail infrastructure maintenance
  • Identify, install and maintain the main types of fish bolts used in rail infrastructure maintenance
  • Identify, install and maintain the main types of rail fasteners used in rail infrastructure and maintenance
  • Demonstrate and understand how to join rail ends using different fishplates
  • Identify the different pre-use inspections carried out on fishplates and rail joints
  • Understand the defects affecting rail joints and their repair methods.

 

Course Outcome

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a statement of attainment for TLIB2121 Maintain Rail Joints

Pre requisite

Nil

Course Duration

1 Day plus follow up field assessment after training is completed

Course Location

Training facility or on site as arranged

Course Booking Contact

Rail Training Coordinators