Operate Road Rail Vehicle

The unit of competency covered in this course is:

  • TLIC3045 Operate Road/Rail Vehicle

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

  • Identify what is required to enter and work in the rail reserve/corridor
  • Identify the safety precautions and requirements of working in the rail reserve/corridor
  • Identify the requirements of working with Road/Rail vehicles including:
    • Precautions
    • Hazards
    • Inspections
    • Servicing
    • Re-fuelling
    • Lubricating
    • Safety devices
  • Know the safety precautions and restrictions required to operate road/rail vehicles
  • including:
    • Traveling
    • Operating, boarding/leaving
    • Braking
    • Reverse travel
    • On and off tracking
    • Restricted access areas
    • Breakdwons
    • Hydraulic hoses
    • Towing
    • Emergency Removal from track.


Course Outcome

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a statement of attainment for TLIC3045 Operate Road/Rail Vehicle

Pre requisite

Current category 1 – rail medical (NCOP compliant) & relevant ticket / high risk licence for vehicle being operated

 Course Duration

1 Day including assessment in the individual item of plant of operation 

Course Location

Training facility or on site as arranged

Course Booking Contact

Rail Training Coordinators


This course can also be run with Access Rail Track to Run Track Vehicle Within Defined Worksite