Course Overview

Course Duration

2 days classroom based - from 8am to 4pm. This is followed by 10-15 days of practical, on-the-job training with a workbook, log book and supervisor. The final element is a one day assessment after the on-the-job training.

Delivery Mode

This course is delivered using a face-to-face, classroom-based delivery mode along with practical support from a nominated supervisor in the field.

This course is intended for people who want a career in transport and logistics performing Track Force Protection Coordinator Level 1 tasks on the ARTC VIC Rail Network.

Course Detail

The successful completion of this course requires competency to be achieved in 1 core and 5 elective units. Students also need to complete 10-15 days of supervised work in the field followed by a one day assessment by a TIC Trainer and Assessor.

For a full list of details, please download the course guide here.

Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for this short course include pre-requisite units as listed in the table below, these include the Protection Officer Level 1 units:
Unit Code Unit Name
TLIF0020 Safely Access the Rail Corridor
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to Work Safely in the Construction Industry
To enrol in this course, you need to be working in the rail industry or have someone who is prepared to allow you to complete your practical experience with them as the practical experience is a required component of this course.

Units in this Course

Unit CodeUnit NameCore/Elective
TLIF2081Perform Lookout Duties (superseded)Elective
TLIF3083Conduct Track Assessment (superseded)Elective
TLIL3082Implement Absolute Signal BlockingElective
TLIW0007Operate Under Track Protection RulesCore
TLIW2037Clip and Secure PointsElective
TLIF2097Use Audible Track Warning DevicesElective

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will have been deemed competent to complete Track Force Protection Coordinator Level 1 duties on the ARTC network in VIC.



The Student Tuition Fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.