Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure

Rationale:

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

Job roles:

Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

Rail infrastructure - Track Work:

This includes, but is not limited to, the following job roles:

Track Worker

Track Installer

Track Maintainer

Rail infrastructure - Structures:

This includes, but is not limited to, the following job roles:

Structures Maintainer

Rail infrastructure - Track Surfacing:

This includes, but is not limited to, the following job roles:

Plant Operator

Mobile Plant Operator

Way Gang Driver


Subjects

Requirements for completion of the qualification:

A successful assessment outcome for a total of 16 to 17 units of competency (depending on the group) comprising:

the 8coreunits listed below

plus

all units from the selected group listed below

plus

2 elective units which should be taken from Elective units A listed below, however 1 unit may be selected from Elective units B as listed below.

Where imported units are selected, care must be taken to ensure that all pre-requisites specified are complied with.

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Core units:

Field

Unit

BEquipmentChecking andMaintenance

add topic TLIB1028A Maintain and use hand tools

DLoad Handling

add topic TLID1001A Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

ECommunicationand Calculation

add topic TLIE1003A Participate in basic workplace communication

FSafetyManagement

add topic TLIF1001A Follow occupational health and safety procedures

add topic TLIF2010A Apply fatigue management strategies

add topic TLIF2062A Apply awareness of safeworking rules and regulations

add topic CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry

UEnvironment

add topic TLIU2008A Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure

Select one Group from the following options:

Track Work

Structures

Track Surfacing

Group A

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(Track Work)

Field

Unit

BEquipmentChecking andMaintenance

add topic TLIB2085A Apply track fundamentals

add topic TLIB2092A Operate minor mechanical equipment

add topic TLIB2101A Install and maintain rail joints

SConstruction andInstallation

add topic TLIS2030A Carry out track ballasting

add topic TLIS2031A Install railway sleepers

add topic TLIS2032A Install rail

add topic TLIS2034A Install and repair rail fastening systems

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Group B

add topic TLI21310C ertificate II in Rail Infrastructure

(Structures)

Field

Unit

BEquipmentChecking andMaintenance

add topic TLIB2084A Carry out routine maintenance of structures add topic TLIB2086A Apply awareness of structures fundamentals

add topic TLIB2092A Operate minor mechanical equipment

ECommunicationand Calculation

add topic RIICCM201A Carry out measurements and calculations

add topic RIICCM203A Read and interpret plans and specifications

SConstruction andInstallation

add topic TLIS2036A Use chemical repair products

Group C

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(Track Surfacing)

Field

Unit

BEquipmentChecking andMaintenance

add topic TLIB1001A Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment

add topic TLIB2085A Apply track fundamentals

add topic TLIB2091A Measure and record track geometry

add topic TLIB1093A Clean equipment and restore worksite

CVehicle Operation

add topic TLIC2041A Operate self-propelled equipment on track

SConstruction andInstallation

add topic TLIS2030A Carry out track ballasting

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Elective units A:

Field

Unit

BEquipmentChecking andMaintenance

add topic TLIB2081A Repair timber structures

add topic TLIB2082A Repair steel structures

add topic TLIB2083A Maintain bridge bearings

add topic TLIB2091A Measure and record track geometry

add topic TLIB1093A Clean equipment and restore worksite

add topic TLIB2096A Repair concrete/masonry structures

add topic TLIB2097A Install and maintain guard rails

CVehicle Operation

add topic TLIC3045A Operate road/rail vehicle

DLoad Handling

add topic TLID1002A Shift a load using manually-operated equipment

ECommunicationand Calculation

add topic TLIE2001A Present routine workplace information

add topic TLIE2007A Use communication systems

add topic TLIE2008A Process workplace documentation

FSafetyManagement

add topic TLIF1002A Conduct housekeeping activities

add topic RIIOHS204A Work safely at heights

GTeamwork

add topic TLIG1001A Work effectively with others

ICustomer Service

add topic TLII1002A Apply customer service skills

JQuality

add topic TLIJ2001A Apply quality procedures

SConstruction andInstallation

add topic CPCCCO2004A Carry out concrete work

add topic CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials

add topic TLIS2013A Install minor structures

add topic TLIS2027A Install and maintain surface track drainage

add topic TLIS2028A Install and replace transoms

add topic TLIS2033A Install and repair temporary track supports

add topic TLIS2034A Install and repair rail fastening systems

add topic TLIS2035A Install and repair fences and gates

add topic RIICCM205A Carry out manual excavation

add topic RIICCM207A Spread and compact materials manually

add topic RIICCM208A Carry out basic levelling

WEquipment andSystems Operations

add topic TLIW2001A Operate under track protection rules

add topic CPCCPD3010A Apply protective paint coating systems

add topic CPCCCM2007A Use explosive power tools

add topic CPCCSF2003A Cut and bend materials using oxy/LPG equipment

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Elective units B:

Field

Unit

BEquipmentChecking andMaintenance

add topic TLIB2034A Maintain poles and associated hardware

CVehicle Operation

add topic RIIMPO319A Conduct backhoe/loader operations

add topic RIIMPO320A Conduct civil construction excavator operations

add topic RIIMPO321A Conduct civil construction wheel loader operations

add topic RIIMPO322A Conduct civil construction tracked front end loader operations

add topic RIIMPO318A Conduct skid steer loader operations

FSafetyManagement

add topic RIIOHS205A Control traffic with a stop-slow bat

add topic RIIOHS302A Implement traffic management plan

SConstruction andInstallation

add topic CPCCCM2008A Erect and dismantle restricted height scaffolding

add topic CPCCCA2003A Erect and dismantle formwork for footings and slabs on ground

add topic CPCCSF2004A Place and fix reinforcement materials

add topic TLIS2004A Install and maintain rail bonding systems

add topic TLIS2020A Install overhead wiring structure

add topic TLIS3023A Erect and mount structures and housings for signalling equipment

WEquipment andSystems Operations

add topic CPCCCM3001A Operate elevating work platforms


Pathways...

    Not Applicable


Entry Requirements

Not Applicable


Licensing Information

Not Applicable


Employability Skills

Employability Skills Summary for

TLI21310C ertificate II in Rail Infrastructure

The following table contains a summary of the employability skills as identified by the Transport and Logistics Industry for this qualification. This table should be interpreted in conjunction with the detailed requirements of each unit of competency packaged in this qualification. The outcomes described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on packaging options.

Employability Skill

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:

Communication

Use communication systems and procedures used in construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Read and follow relevant, instructions, manuals, notices and signs applicable to their role within the construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Speak clearly and directly on matters related to their role within the construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Complete documents as part of duties, including completion of relevant forms

Recognise and interpret non-verbal signs, signals and behaviour

Use relevant communication equipment.

Teamwork

Participate in the resolution of any interpersonal conflicts that may arise during construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Avoid and prevent the harassment of others in the workplace

Collaborate with others in the course of construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Work with persons of different ages, gender, race, religion, political persuasion, etc.

Problem solving

Identify and solve or report problems arising in the course of construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Recognise problems that may occur in the course of construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure and take appropriate action to report or resolve the problems within limits of responsibility

Recognise hazards and risks in a range of rail situations and take appropriate precautions.

Initiative and enterprise

Respond appropriately to any changes in equipment, standard operating procedures and the working environment.

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Planning and organising

Follow and apply operational and emergency plans, systems and procedures

Comply with applicable rail and safety regulations and codes of practice

Follow and apply workplace security and safety management systems and safeworking requirements

Collect and interpret information needed in the course of the construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure within limits of responsibility

Manage time in the course of construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure.

Self management

Interpret and apply applicable instructions and procedures

Follow work plans and schedules

Check own work performance.

Learning

Participate in updating of own knowledge and skills required for rail activities, in response to any changes in the processes and equipment used in the construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure.

Technology

Operate equipment and tools required during the construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Follow and apply operational and servicing instructions for equipment used during the construction and/or maintenance of rail infrastructure

Follow and apply the applicable safeworking requirements and OH&S procedures when using rail equipment and facilities.