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Draft training materials available on Rail Projects

Draft training materials available on Rail Projects

Closing 6 April 2021. On behalf of the Rail Industry Reference Committee (IRC), the Technical Advisory Committees (TACs) for the projects below, have considered all stakeholder feedback and revised draft Training Package materials. Rail Train Driving The TAC for the...

TLI Rail Training Package Updates

TLI Rail Training Package Updates

Final draft Training Package materials for the below projects, have undergone independent edit and quality assurance and are now available to view. TLI (Rail) Network Fault Support TLI (Rail) Passenger Train Guard TLI (Rail) Train and Network Control Operations Review...

ARA Young Rail Professionals Forum

ARA Young Rail Professionals Forum

​The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) and Arup invite young professionals who work in rail and their managers, as well as those interested in pursuing a career in rail to attend the Young Rail Professionals Forum to be held in Melbourne on Thursday, 12 December...

Rail subject matter experts needed

Rail subject matter experts needed

Work has commenced on the Train and Network Control Operations Review and Network Fault Support projects, and the Rail Industry Reference Committee is forming a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for each project.Your industry expertise and insight is...

Rail Sector Skills Crisis – A Call To Action

Rail Sector Skills Crisis – A Call To Action

In May 2018, the Australasian Railway Association engaged BIS Oxford Economics to undertake a workforce capability analysis for the rail industry. The study was based on planned and forecast growth in rail infrastructure and rolling stock in Australia and New Zealand...

IRC Project Update – Rail

IRC Project Update – Rail

TLI Rail Safety Critical Communications Project The Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) has commissioned the Rail Safety Critical Communications Project for the TLI Transport and Logistics Training Package. The Rail Industry Reference Committee (IRC) will...

TLI Autonomous Rail Vehicle and Human Factors

TLI Autonomous Rail Vehicle and Human Factors

The Rail Industry Reference Committee is seeking feedback in regards to the below cases for change within the Training Package work. A Case for Change has been developed by the Rail IRC to develop two new Skill Sets. 1. Autonomous Trains and Rail Vehicles Skill Set...

Rail IRC Skills Forecast Survey

Rail IRC Skills Forecast Survey

The Rail Industry Reference Committee (IRC) invites stakeholders to provide feedback to inform the development of the 2018 Rail IRC Skills Forecast. Feedback can be provided by clicking here. The opportunity to have input into the 2018 IRC Skills Forecast closes next...

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