Certificate III in Heritage Locomotive Assistant or Steam Locomotive Fireman
This course is available nationally at CERT’s training facilities or can be offered on-site for workplace applications. Please contact your local CERT office to determine a suitable location.
CORE UNITS Successful assessment of 8 core units required to complete this qualification. TLIB3126 Assist in the testing of heritage train braking systems TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods TLIE2008 Process workplace documentation TLIF2006 Apply accident-emergency procedures
Successful assessment of 8 core units required to complete this qualification.
- TLIB3126 Assist in the testing of heritage train braking systems
- TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
- TLIE2008 Process workplace documentation
- TLIF2006 Apply accident-emergency procedures
- TLIF2010 Apply fatigue management strategies
- TLIF3058 Apply safeworking rules and regulations to rail functions
- TLIF3087 Follow work health and safety, and environmental procedures in the rail industry
- TLIW3026 Operate stand alone signalling/point control equipment
Successful assessment of all specialist elective units (from Group A or B) and 4 general elective units is required to complete this qualification.
- TLIB3123 Apply awareness of motive power unit fundamentals
- TLIC3072 Conduct the duties of an assistant on a heritage locomotive
- TLIB3124 Apply awareness of steam locomotive fundamentals
- TLIC3073 Fire a steam locomotive
General Elective Units
- TLIB2001 Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment
- TLIB3002 Test equipment and isolate faults
- TLIB3021 Conduct train roll-by inspection
- TLIB3026 Prepare for train operation
- TLIC3017 Shunt rolling stock
- TLIE2007 Use communications systems
- TLIF2018 Operate firefighting equipment
- TLIF2080 Safely access the rail corridor
- TLIF3091 Apply awareness of dangerous goods and hazardous materials requirements
- TLII4022 Identify and meet customer requirements
The duration for this course is dependent on a number of factors, including the electives chosen, mode of delivery, assessment approach and your individual experience in the industry. If you’d like to find out more about your estimated duration, please contact your local CERT office.
TYPE(S) OF ASSESSMENT TYPE
- Written Theory Assessment
- Practical Assessment
- Recognition of Prior Learning.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification, but students must be able to understand, read and speak basic English as a minimum.
NATIONALLY ACCREDITED COURSE
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