This course must be completed as part of the registration process for all Level 1 and Level 2 Protection Officers. The completion of this course is also a legal requirement to work as a protection officer on the Sydney Trains network.
The course is designed to equip rails safety workers with the skills and knowledge to apply effective safety critical communications, as well as best practice for general communications, in the rail environment.
Safety critical communications is any communication that, if not delivered or not delivered accurately or promptly, could result in death, serious injury or incur significant damage to property, infrastructure or the environment.
Course participants will learn how to accurately communicate, provide timely and accurate rail operational information, and respond to unplanned situations or events appropriately.
Prerequisite: You must be Protection Officer Level 1 in order to enrol in this course.
Course Duration: 1 Day
1. Provide timely and accurate operational information and coordination
2. Communicate accurate operational information
3. Issue and coordinate rail operations information
4. Respond to unplanned situation
Assessment is a combination of written questions/answers and practical demonstrations.
Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment for TLIF0008 – Apply Safety Critical Communications in the Rail Environment. Please note: if your course took place on Friday or over the weekend your Statement of Attainment will not be sent until the following Monday.
For more information read through the TLIF0008-Apply-Safety-Critical-Communications-in-the-Rail-Environment Course Flyer. Our team can also discuss other courses, like the electrical spotter license, or other suitable courses in more detail with a direct enquiry.
You must be Protection Officer Level 1 in order to enrol in this course.
This course will be taught in English and will require a sound understanding of English literacy. If you believe you may encounter challenges with English literacy, please contact us 02 9733 3600 and we will assess whether you have the capabilities required to undertake this course.
Course participants must be over the age of 18.
For information about Train Me RTO fees and refund policy, complaints and appeals process, please read the Participant Handbook prior to completing enrolment forms.
Please wear appropriate clothing, this includes long pants and enclosed shoes.
Please bring valid photo ID and USI number.
Be advised that lunch is not provided, please bring your own lunch or there is a small tuck shop a 5 minute walk from our venue.
There is free parking all day street parking.