Metro Academy Course Offerings
Metro Academy Course Offerings
Metro Academy provides training for the rail industry allowing rail safety workers to attain and maintain rail safety competencies.
Competency renewals are required 24 months after gaining an initial statement of attainment with a Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) approved Registered Training Organisation.
Competencies must be renewed with Metro Academy to enable people to safely work in the MTM Network
|Course name||Statement of attainment issued||Competency accepted by:||Frequency offered||Course cost
(GST does not apply)
|Train Track Safety Awareness||TLIF2080 – Safely access the rail corridor||MTM & V/Line||Daily||$230|
|Lookout||TLIF2081 – Perform lookout duties||MTM||Every other Friday||$350|
|Handsignaller||TLIF2082 – Perform handsignaller duties||MTM & V/Line||Every other Monday||$520|
|Track Force Protection Coordinator 3.1||TLIF3083 – Conduct track protection assessment||MTM||Every other Tuesday||$825|
|Track Force Protection Coordinator 3.2||TLIC2081 – Pilot rail traffic within work on track authority limits||MTM||Monthly||$1,495|
|Track Force Protection Coordinator 3.3||TLIL4069 – Plan and coordinate protection for multiple worksites within limits of a work on track authority||MTM||Quarterly||$525|
|Track Vehicle Operator 1||TLIC2054 – Access rail track to run track vehicle within defined worksite||MTM||As required||$580|
|Online competency renewal training*|
|Course Name ***||Renewal accepted by:||Course cost
(inclusive of RIW upload)**
|MCSR Renewal (6-months) ****||MTM & V/Line||$60.00 (GST incl)|
|Lookout Renewal (6-months)||MTM||$80.00 (GST incl)|
|Handsignaller Renewal (6-months)||MTM & V/Line||$95.00 (GST incl)|
|TFPC 3.1 Renewal (6-months)||MTM||$110.00 (GST incl)|
|TFPC 3.2 Renewal (6-months)||MTM||$120.00 (GST incl)|
|MTM||$135.00 (GST incl)|
|MTM||$110.00 (GST incl)|
|Course||Competency required by:||Course cost|
|MTM||$484.00 (GST incl)|
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE) REQUIREMENTS FOR TRAINING SESSIONS
• Full length trousers
• Steel capped, lace up boots with ankle support
• Long sleeve shirt
May bring or will be provided:
• Eye protection
• Rail approved high visibility vest / shirt
• Hard hat
Failure to have correct PPE will result in you unable to participate in training session
* Selected accredited and all renewal courses require you to hold statements of attainment as pre-requisites. These must be verified before training can commence, best endeavours to have this completed by close of next business day.
** Best endeavours to have this completed by close of next business day
*** Due to COVID-19 Metro Trains is offering online renewal of competencies. The renewal period for online training is six months and can’t be completed twice. Subsequent renewals are face to face with a 24 month competency extension.
**** This refresher is for Rail Safety workers that are about to expire. If your competency has lapsed for greater than six months and/or have not completed Metro Safety & Environmental Induction previously (where TLIF2080 – Safely access the rail corridor was attained interstate or by a non MTM endorsed training provider) this course is not suitable for you.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a face to face training session.