Track Machine Operator (TMO) Road/Rail Vehicles

(SCCRT can provide a suitable vehicle or you can bring your own for this training)

 

 

Course Code

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Track Machine Operator

Description

Nationally accredited training with a Statement of Attainment issued from TLI21315 Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure from the Transport and Logistics training package.

This course is designed to teach operators of:

  • track machines (hi rail plant)
  • road/rail vehicles (4 wheel drives, trucks)
  • light on track equipment, less than 10t that may lifted from the track mechanically (clipping machines, motorised track jacks)

The requirements, rules and procedures applicable when performing tasks during a Local Possession Authority (LPA) or a Track Occupancy Authority (TOA).

Course discussion includes, but not limited to:

  • Network rules and procedures applicable to track machine working
  • Worksite protection encounters
  • Access to and from site
  • Protection requirements in an emergency situation
  • Communication protocols
  • Speeds and travelling procedures
Cost
  • $550 per person (incl of GST)

NB: $950 (incl GST) per person if the Core Units for Rail Infrastructure Certificate II are required.
See below for further details as this is a mandatory requirement.

Duration 1 day for TMO.
2-3 days for TMO plus Rail Infrastructure Certificate  II Mandatory Units depending on experience.
Time 7:30am start.
When Please contact our office to find out when the next course is available. 9708 5980 or email reception@scrt.com.au
Requirements

NB: Participants need to be competent in the following Certificate II Rail Infrastructure units prior to enrolment in this course

  • TLIW2001 Operate under track protection rules
  • TLIB1028 Maintain and use hand tools
  • TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
  • TLIE1003 Participate in basic workplace communications
  • TLIF Follow occupational health and safety procedures
  • TLIF2010 Apply fatigue management strategies
  • TLIB2085 Apply track fundamentals
  • TLIU2008 Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure
  • Current RIW Card
  • Cat 1 Medical
  • Current Driver/Operator licence for the type of machinery that will be operated on the tracks
Age Requirements Persons over the age of 18 years old.
Dress Requirements PPE required: Lace up boots, long clothing, hi-visibility orange vest, hard hat and safety glasses.
Location

Sydney

  • SCCRT Training Centre, Level 1, Unit 7/4 Brunker Road, Chullora 2190

Illawarra

  • MCR 12 Resolution Drive, Unanderra, NSW 2526

Maitland

  • TECSIDE Suite 10/30 Shipley Drive, Rutherford, NSW 2320

NB: Courses delivered in the Illawarra and Maitland require minimum numbers. Please contact us for further details: 9708 5980 or email reception@scrt.com.au.

Parking All day parking is available around the building complex.
Payment Payment can be made on the day by Eftpos.
Assessment
  • Theory assessment
  • Practical assessment

The practical assessment, at nearby sidings, will require participants to demonstrate how to:

  • carry out a pre start inspection of a hi rail vehicle
  •  safely on/ off track a hi rail vehicle
  • competently  control a hi rail vehicle

Completion

Upon successful completion  you will receive a Statement of Attainment recognising completion of:

  • TLIC2058 Travel medium or heavy self-propelled on-track equipment
    or based on type of vehicle assessed in
  • TLIC2059 Propel and operate light on-track equipment
  • TLIC3045 Operate road/rail vehicle
  • TLIC2054 Access rail track to run track vehicle within a defined worksite
Recertification

Consists of a half day theory course costing $350 before card expiry date with a current medical.

NB: Card expiry is 5 years. Please contact us for further details.

Enrolment Please call reception on 9708 5980 or email reception@scrt.com.au.