Rail Labourer

This program is designed to give an orientation into the rail environmen and kick start a career in the rail industry.  

The units of competency covered in this course are:

  • TLIB2085 Apply Track Fundamentals
  • TLIU2008 Apply Environmental procedures to Rail Infrastructure
  • TLIB1028 Maintain and Use Hand Tools
  • TLID1001 Shift Materials Safely Using Manual Handling Methods
  • TLIF1001 Follow Work Health and Safety Procedures
  • TLIE1003 Participate in Basic Workplace Communication
  • TLIF2010 Apply Fatigue Management Strategies

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

  • Operate safely while working in the rail environment
  • Present fit for work
  • Identify a range of rail networks
  • Reduce negative environmental impacts while working in rail
  • Communicate effectively at work
  • Move loads using recommended manual handling techniques
  • Interpret rail terminology
  • Identify and use rail tools
  • Measure track
  • Ask for help at work

 

 

Course Outcome

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a statement of attainment for TLIB2085 Apply Track Fundamentals, TLIU2008 Apply Environmental procedures to Rail Infrastructure, TLIB1028 Maintain and Use Hand Tools, TLID1001 Shift Materials Safely Using Manual Handling Methods, TLIF1001 Follow Work Health and Safety Procedures, TLIE1003 Participate in Basic Workplace Communication and TLIF2010 Apply Fatigue Management Strategies

Pre requisite

CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry (White Card) and TLIF2080 Safely access the rail corridor 

Course Duration

Stage 1 - Distance delivery (completed at your own pace)

Stage 2 - 3 days practical assessment

Course Location

Correspondence, training facility or on site as arranged

Course Booking Contact

Rail Training Coordinators