TLIF2080 - Safely Access the Rail Corridor
This course is delivered 100% online; work through the course content self-paced at anytime that suits you !
This course provides participants with the knowledge, training and skills to effectively work safely in and around the rail corridor. Previously known as the Rail Industry Safety Induction (RISI).
This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to enter the rail corridor.
It includes taking appropriate safety precautions to:
- access the danger zone
- access the rail corridor
- respond appropriately in an emergency.
People achieving competence in this unit will need to fulfil the applicable state/territory legislated rail safety requirements and to comply with relevant codes of practice, rules and/or guidelines.
This unit involves the application of Rail Infrastructure Manager rules, procedures and protocols for rail safety.
This unit applies to all people accessing the rail corridor.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
There are no pre requisites for this course
Depending on your existing skills and knowledge, The TLIF2080B Safely access the rail corridor course should take between 1 – 2 days to study and complete.
This course includes the following content:
Take appropriate safety precautions to access the rail corridor
Authority to enter the rail corridor is obtained from Protection Officer/Possession Protection Officer
Appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) is worn conforming to Rail Infrastructure Manager requirements
Hazards are identified, risks are assessed and control measures are implemented
Rail corridor is entered and a visual assessment is maintained to monitor and respond appropriately to potential risks
Take appropriate safety precautions to access the danger zone
Direction of approaching trains and maximum speed is recognised
Safe place is identified
Types of warning provided are recognised and confirmed
Changed local conditions are identified, impact on safety is determined and safety precautions are modified as required
Communications with other personnel are maintained in accordance with workplace procedures
Unsafe situations and/or emergencies are identified and appropriate action is taken in accordance with workplace procedures
Take appropriate action in an emergency
Emergencies and potential emergencies are identified
Range of appropriate responses for specific emergencies are outlined
‘Emergency’ or ‘danger’ response signal is given as required