TLI21315 Certificate II In Rail Infrastructure

Qualification Description

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

  • track worker
  • track installer
  • track maintainer

Rail Infrastructure – Structures

  • structures maintainer

Rail Infrastructure – Track Surfacing

  • plant operator
  • mobile plant operator
  • way gang driver

Rail Infrastructure – Tram or Light Rail

  • tram infrastructure track worker level 1–3
  • light rail track worker.

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

  • TLIB0012 Maintain and use hand tools
  • TLID001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
  • TLIE1003 Participate in basic workplace communication
  • TLIF1001 Follow work health and safety procedure
  • TLIF2010 Apply fatigue management strategies
  • TLIU2008 Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure

Following the core units, you need to specialise in one stream below.

Group A – Track Work

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

Group B – Structures

  • RIICCM201E Carry out measurements and calculations
  • RIICCM203D Read and interpret plans and job specifications
  • TLIB2084 Cary out routine maintenance of structures
  • TLIB2086 Apply awareness of structures fundamentals
  • TLIB2092 Operate minor mechanical equipment
  • TLIF0020 Safely access the rail corridor

Group C – Track Surfacing

  • TLIB1093 Clean equipment and worksite
  • TLIB2001 Check and assess operational capabilities of the equipment
  • TLIB2085 Apply track fundamentals
  • TLIB2091 Measure and record track geometry
  • TLIF0020 Safely access the rail corridor
  • TLIS2030 Carry out track ballasting
  • TLIC2058 Travel medium or heavy self-propelled on-track equipment OR
  • TLIC2059 Propel and operate light on-track equipment

To complete your qualification, you need to complete 16 units of competency. After completing the core and the selected group electives you will have completed 13 units.

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