Protection Officer (PO2) Level 2
Provided for Transport for NSW and ARTC Networks
The Protection Officer courses are competency based beginning with Protection Officer Level 1, progressing to Protection Officer Level 4, should you choose to do so.
The PO2 course is designed to provide participants with the necessary skills and knowledge to protect worksites for ARTC and TfNSW networks.
Protection Officer Level 2 includes, but not limited to:
Duties and role responsibilities of a Protection Officer
A Protection Officer (PO) is a person who is qualified to implement varying levels of safeworking worksite protection for activities being undertaken in the rail corridor by rail industry workers on TfNSW, ARTC and John Holland (CRN) Networks.
A PO’s role entails levels of responsibility and accountability. Safeworking categorises the roles and responsibilities of rail safety workers that are competent to undertake the safe management of rail traffic on worksites, ensuring the safe separation is maintained between workers and machinery, preventing workers from being struck by rail traffic whilst undertaking their duties. To achieve this, a PO must be able to;
PO2 - $400 per person stand alone
Final Assessment is $400 (for each level) for ARTC.
TfNSW conduct their own final assessment with price on
Prices may vary due to the location and participants industry experience.
PO 2 : 2 consecutive days theory
On Job Workbook: Up to 6 months to complete
Final assessment: 1 Day
|Time||7:15am to 4:00pm. (Approximately)|
|When||Please contact our office for next course dates and availability 02 9708 5980 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Age Requirements||Persons over the age of 18 years old.|
|Dress Requirements||Plain and casual dress, enclosed shoes. (no singlets or thongs)|
NB: Courses delivered at client's premises require minimum numbers or a group booking of 6-10 persons. Please contact us for further details: 9708 5980 or email email@example.com.
|Parking||All day parking is available around the building complex.|
|Payment||Payment can be made on the day by Eftpos.|
Participants will be required to pass theory and practical assessments to achieve competency.
On Job Workbook Training Placement
Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW) Network
To assist you with completing the on-job workbook component, there is several specialised companies who are members of a safeworking panel, pre-approved by Transport for NSW to supply safeworking resources for projects undertaken on their Network. Pre-approval from one of these companies must be obtained prior to course commencement. Please contact our office for further information on these companies.
To carry out PO duties on these Networks only, your on-job workbook training provider must be a company with qualified PO’s who can assist and mentor your practical training. Pre-approval from one of these companies must be obtained prior to course commencement. Please contact our office for further information on these companies.
On completion of the off job training and assessment, a Certificate of Completion will be issued confirming partial completion of the course.
|Recertification||Due to the safety critical nature of the Protection Officer Roles you will need to undertake a recertification assessment every 2 years which confirms retained knowledge and currancy.|
|Enrolment||Please call reception on 9708 5980 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
or click on the online Enrolment links below: