Mid-Range Plant Competency

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Perform pre-start operation procedures
  • Operate the plant
  • Optimise machine performance
  • Travel the machine
  • Pack-up and secure tamper at end of shift
  • Maintenance
  • Emergency procedures engine, pneumatic or hydraulic failure
  • Emergency towing.

Competency in following machine/s will be required to be able to obtain the competency to operate these items of plant:

  • Sleeper inserter / extractor
  • Tie crane
  • Scarifier
  • Rail lifter
  • Vibratool
  • Other equipment as required or agreed upon.


Course Outcome

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a certificate of attendance for Mid-Range Plant Competency

Pre requisite

TLIC0010 Propel and Operate Light On-Track Equipment

 Course Duration

1 Day 

Course Location

Training facility or on site as arranged

Course Booking Contact

Rail Training Coordinators


# Each Specific type of tamping machine has a specific competency. You will only be trained and assessed for that specific machine.