Learning Express

RISSB runs current, relevant and structured online training courses to meet the development needs of rail industry professionals. RISSB has introduced four new courses – Introduction to Rail Safety, Fundamentals of Risk Management, Rail Safety Worker Obligations and Safety Critical Communications for Protection Officers – to round out its usual safety-focused training suite of face-to-face courses. All Learning Express courses are offered online and can be completed in your own time, at your own pace, and at a time convenient to you.

 

Current Courses

Introduction to Rail Safety

The Introduction to Rail Safety course provides participants with an understanding of the approach to rail safety in Australia, including the key organisations involved in rail safety, relevant laws (particularly the Rail Safety National Law (RSNL)), details of what is defined as rail safety work and your basic obligations as a rail safety worker.

Fundamentals of Risk Management

The Fundamentals of Risk Management course provides participants with an understanding of the basics of risk management in normal, degraded and emergency situations and will enable a participant to apply the skills and knowledge in their role in the rail industry.

Rail Safety Workers Obligations

The Rail Safety Worker Obligations course provides details of the elements of a Safety Management System (SMS) and the obligations a rail safety worker has for each of these elements.

Safety Critical Communications for Protection Officers

This short, online course builds on TLIF0008 (Apply Safety Critical Communications in the Rail Environment) and contextualises it to the role of the Protection Officer.