Course delivery
Face to Face or Blended Learning

Face to Face Non-member $2800 ( plus GST)
Face to Face Member $2100 (plus GST)

*courses are being finalised by RISSB and this may impact on course content and costs

Course duration

3 days

*May course now fully booked*
Next available 18-20 July


This 3-day course is an engaging foundation course that provides participants with an understanding of the principles, methods and requirements for investigating derailments. Over three days, among other things, you will learn more about:

  • The investigation processes
  • Theories of derailment
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Derailment report submissions
  • The true cost of derailments to an organisation
  • Infrastructure derailment triggers
  • Operations derailment triggers
  • How human factors contributes to derailments
  • Track construction maintenance and measurements
  • Wheel rail interface issues
  • Turnout and yard derailments.

Who should attend?
This course will benefit anyone who, during the course of their duties, is required to investigate derailments.

Course flyer
Please download a copy of our course flyer here