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Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure (TLI27121)



This is a general qualification for a person engaged in basic
operations within the rail infrastructure environment. It involves
undertaking a range of tasks involving known routines and procedures,
and taking some responsibility for the quality of work outcomes.

Please Note: We recommend students complete the TLIF0020
Safely access the rail corridor unit before beginning this course.

This course contains 6 core units of competency that all
students need to undertake, they are:

  • TLIF0025 Follow work health and safety procedures
  • TLIF2010 Apply fatigue management strategies
  • TLIB0012 Maintain and use hand tools
  • TLID0020 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
  • TLIU2008 Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure
  • TLIE1003 Participate in basic workplace communication

Following the core units you need to specialise in one stream

Stream A – Track Work

  • TLIB2085 Apply track fundamentals
  • TLIF0020 Safely access the rail corridor
  • TLIB2092 Operate minor mechanical equipment
  • TLIS2030 Carry out track ballasting
  • TLIS2031 Install railway sleepers
  • TLIS2034 Install and repair rail fastening systems
  • TLIS2044 Carry out rail installation

Stream C – Track Surfacing

  • TLIB1093 Clean equipment and worksite
  • TLIB2001 Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment
  • TLIB2085 Apply track fundamentals
  • TLIB2091 Measure and record track geometry
  • TLIS2030 Carry out track ballasting
  • TLIC2058 Travel medium or heavy self-propelled on-track
    equipment, OR
  • TLIC0010 Propel and operate light on-track equipment

To complete your qualification, you must then choose 3 general electives.

The general electives you can choose from are:

  • TLIG0003 Work effectively with others in a team
  • TLIB1093 Clean equipment and restore worksite
  • TLIB2097 Install and maintain rail guards
  • TLIB2121 Maintain rail joints
  • TLIF2062 Apply awareness of safe working rules and regulations
  • TLIW0007 Operate under track protection rules

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to
this course at the time of publication.

How much does it cost?

Please contact us for costings.

How long does it take?

This course will take you 410 – 450 hours to complete including on the
job experience.

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