To succeed in this role, participants will need to have an understanding of rail safety legislation, be able to work well under pressure and possess excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
Participants will also need to be physically fit and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions, as work on the rail corridor can often be demanding and challenging.
This qualification is intended for people who want a career in transport and logistics as a Track Force Protection Coordinator for ARTC on the Victorian rail network.
Career opportunities after completing a qualification as a Track Force Protection Coordinator Level 1
If successful, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued for the following competency units:
Successful completion of the ARTC Track Force Protection Level 1 assessment of competency allows the participant to conduct track protection assessments and to implement, manage and fulfil Lookout Working applicable to their area of operations.
On successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Participants completing this course must hold the TA20 ARTC Track Protection Lookout and Track Protection Hand signaller Roles which incorporates the following AQF competency units:
Participants will also require a
Participants undergo an assessment prior to commencement of training which assists us to identify any learning support which may be required. This course requires participants to have language, literacy and numeracy skill levels to be able to:
This course is facilitated face to face
CERT offers various options for delivery. Your local CERT Branch can provide the options available. CERT may also offer delivery at workplace sites where adequate facilities for training and assessment are available.
Recertification is required every two (2) years from the date of assessment.
Recertification takes four (4) hours. Contact CERT Victoria to schedule your recertification appointment.
This is the highest level of rail medical available and is for rail workers or contractors undertaking a safety critical role requiring a high level of attentiveness to their tasks and where sudden incapacity may result in a serious incident affecting the public or the rail network.
TA20 ARTC Track Force Protection Coordinator Level 1