TfNSW TPO Pre-Assessment
The PO Pre-assessment is a requirement for becoming a new Track Protection Officer Level 1 Authorised for the Sydney Trains Network.
The Protection Officer Pre-assessment assesses the skills needed to perform the role of a Protection Officer (PO).
It is a formal assessment that involves a structured range of activities. Candidates will be required to meet the minimum benchmark of the PO Pre-assessment to be issued a certificate of completion.
Any learners enrolling in the Track Protection Officer Level 1 course that commences from 3rd October 2022 will be required to complete the PO Pre-assessment to be authorised for the Sydney Trains Network.
You can view all the details including how to enrol in this document here
Upon successful completion of all assessments, students will receive:
Statement of Attainment (Nationally Recognised)
Certificate of Achievement
The following topics are covered within this course:
The pre-requisites for this course are as follows:
Participants will undergo an LL&N assessment at the commencement of the course. This course requires participants to have LL&N levels to be able to:
A Category 3 Rail Medical, often referred to as a CAT 3 Medical, is an assessment designed to help non-safety critical workers make sure their health and fitness does not impact the rail network. The CAT 3 Medical tests your ability to operate safely in the rail corridor so you can hear instructions, move to a safe place, and maintain an awareness of your surroundings.
TFNSW Track Protection Officer Level 1