VLine Train Track Safety Awareness (Safely Access Rail Corridor)


VLine Train Track Safety Awareness (Safely Access Rail Corridor)

You can book the stand alone VLine Train Track Safety Awareness or combine it in a package to get the whole Rail Industry Worker Card.

  • This course provides skills and knowledge required for those seeking work in the rail corridor and is course is suitable for individuals who have no rail experience or those looking for recertification.
  • This course is also known as the V/Line Track Awareness
  • This course does not give you permission to work on the Metro Network. You must complete the Metro Train Track Safety Awarness Course (a seperate course)


Other courses you might also be interested in:

Click this link to view the ARA Rail Training Matrix.

Duration: 1 Day
Cost (pp): $330 TTSA
$300 Category 3 Rail Medical
$310 Rail Industry Worker
Location: Maribyrnong and Newport Rail Academy
Delivery Method: Classroom based learning (face to face)
Assessment Type: Theory and practical assessment
Units of Competency:

Statement of Attainment
TLIF0020 Safely access the rail corridor (Release 1)

Certificate of Achievement
V/Line Track Awareness

Entry Requirements:

TAA Admission Requirements

  • TAA requires all students to be 18 years of age or older
When does the course expire: VLine Recertification is required every 2 years
What to bring and wear:

What to bring and wear

The practical will be completed in a simulated rail corridor and full PPE will be required. The following PPE is a mandatory requirement:

  • Work boots – ankle supportive, steel capped and lace up
  • Long pants
  • Long sleeve high visibility shirt or high visibility vest
  • Eye protection – safety glasses
  • Hard hat
  • Safety gloves

If PPE is not provided, it can be purchased from the Training Ahead office for $40 (This includes a hard hat, vest, gloves, safety glasses)

Additional Information


This is nationally acreddited training delivery by Aakira Pty Ltd trading as Training Ahead Australia (RTO Code: 45462)

Language, Literacy and Numeracy
  • Students are required to have the ability to read and write English
  • The ASQF level of this training program has been assessed to be level 2.
    Students are required to have at least Year 10 level of numeracy, literacy and communication skills. Please advise if you have any language, literacy, or numeracy needs; or difficulties reading, writing, or speaking English.
  • All individuals entering this training course are subject to a Language, literacy, and numeracy (LLN) assessment prior to enrolment. If there is still any ambiguity of the candidates LLN level after the completion of the LLN assessment, the trainer will conduct a verbal interview to determine the candidates LLN level and take appropriate action, in accordance with TAA’s LLN procedures.
  • Where a candidate is determined to not meet the required LLN skills required they will not be enrolled in the training program.
Employment Pathways

This course provides a pathway to work in the following rail industry job roles:

  • V/Line Rail Safeworking
    • V/Line Track Force Protection Coordinator 3.1 (TFPC 3.1)
    • V/Line Track Force Protection Coordinator 3.2 (TFPC 3.2)
    • V/Line Track Force Protection Coordinator 3.3 (TFPC 3.3)
  • V/Line Track Vehicle Operator 1 (TVO1)
  • V/Line Track Vehicle Operator 2 (TVO2)
When does this course expire

The units of competency do not expire however the V/Line Certificate of Achievement expire every 2 years. Recertifications can be completed through Training Ahead Australia.

ID to Bring

You are required to bring photo ID, ideally, one of the following two types:

  • Australian Drivers Licence
  • Passport
Work Placement

You will not be required to complete Work Placement for this course.

Unique Student Identifier (USI) Number

Unique Student Identifier From 1 January 2015, all students who undertake Nationally Recognised Training must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Your USI means all your training records and results will be in one place. See more at: http://usi.gov.au. To get a USI, go to: http://www.usi.gov.au/create-your-USI/Pages/default.aspx

Students will not be issued a Qualification Testamur or Statement of Attainment without a valid USI.

Government Funded Training

This course is not eligible for Government Subsidies through Training Ahead Australia.

No Guarantee

Training Ahead does not provide any guarantee that:

  • A student will successfully complete a training product on its scope of registration; or
  • A student will obtain a particular employment outcome where this is outside the control of the RTO

Upcoming courses

VLine Train Track Safety Awareness (Safely Access Rail Corridor)
Start End Date Cost    
14/06/2024 14/06/2024 $330.00
27/06/2024 27/06/2024 $330.00