Self-Propelled On Track Equipment

The units of competency covered in this course is:

  • TLIC2059 Propel and Operate Light On-Track Equipment
  • TLIC2058 Travel Medium or Heavy Self-Propelled On-Track Equipment

This course covers both over and under 10 tonne self-propelled equipment in combined delivery. This is a good option for people who have a requirement to operate both light and heavy on track plant.

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

  • Understand what is required to enter and work in the rail reserve/corridor
  • Understand the safety precautions and requirements of working in the rail reserve/corridor
  • Identify the requirements of working with self-propelled equipment on track including:
    • Precautions
    • Hazards
    • Inspections
    • Pre and Post operational checks
    • Servicing
    • Re-fuelling
    • Lubricating
    • Safety devices
  • Know the safety precautions and restrictions required to operate on track-self-propelled equipment including:
    • Off track or stable equipment
    • Obtain approval to place equipment on track
    • Traveling
    • Operating, boarding/leaving
    • Braking
    • Reverse travel
    • Attached trolleys
    • Turning
    • Restricted access areas
    • Hydraulic hoses
    • Towing
    • Emergency removal from track.

 

Course Outcome

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a statement of attainment for TLIC2059 Propel and Operate Light On-Track Equipment and TLIC2058 Travel Medium or Heavy Self-Propelled On-Track Equipment

Pre requisite

Current category 1 – rail medical (NCOP compliant)

Course Duration

6 Hours plus assessment in the individual item of plant of operation

Course Location

Training facility or on site as arranged

Course Booking Contact

Rail Training Coordinators