Level 1 Train Track Safety Awareness

  • Course duration: 1 Day. – 8am – 4pm
  • FREE for unemployed members (proof may be requested)
  • See below for further information and course dates



This course is recognised by Metro Trains Melbourne, V/Line, and ARTC in Victoria.

This course includes the Metro Trains Melbourne – Safety and Environmental Induction. To work on the V/Line or ARTC network, the Contractor Induction (available online, free) must also be completed.

The unit of competency is a requirement for all persons working in track and civil roles (specifically track construction and maintenance) in addition to the TLI21315 Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure core units andTLIF2080 Safely access the rail corridor.


The Victorian Track Safety Awareness - Level 1 course provides skills and knowledge required by all staff and contractors working in the rail corridor under supervision. This course is suitable for individuals who are new to rail.


7 Hours

Entry Requirements

  • 100 Points of Identification (including at least one piece of photo identification) on the day
  • Closed-toe footwear only (no thongs or sandals)
  • There are no prerequisite units for this course
  • A medical is not required to sit the course, but must be completed before going on track*

* At a minimum, a Category 3 Rail Medical must be completed as well as this course to gain access to the rail corridor under supervision in Victoria.(Medicals are conducted by Company Medical Services)

Upon Completion

On successful completion of this course new learners receive a

  • Statement of Attainment that lists the nationally recognised unit of competency TLIF2080Safely access the rail corridor
  • Certificate that lists the VIC Level 1 Train Track Safety Awareness and Metro Trains Melbourne Safety and Environmental Induction.

Learning Mode

Classroom-based learning

Delivered in English

Assessment Type

Theory component - multiple choice and written questions

Practical component - conducted one-on-one in which you demonstrate the basic tasks associated with working in the rail corridor


Upcoming Course Dates

Level 1 Train Track Safety Awareness 22/08/2019CERT Training, 1/1 Clelland RD, BROOKLYN 3012TTSA0819