Re-certification for Protection Officers qualified in Signal Key Switch use
The Protection Officer recertification has been split into two days, with Day 1 having been available since early 2020. Day 2 recertification course will be made available in November 2020.
Getting ready for Absolute Signal Blocking (ASB) changes
Worksite protection arrangements at Interface locations for the Sydney Train Network have now been included in the relevant Network Local Appendices (NLA’s).
Routine Network Maintenance Worksite Protection Plans are available on RailSafe.
A new Lookout Working Prohibited Locations Register replaces the Worksite Protection Hazardous Locations Register published on RailSafe.
New training video for NGE 200 Walking in the Danger Zone.
A Network Rule and Network Procedures for using Signal Key Switches (SKS) were released on 29th September 2019.
Protection Officer 1 and 2 Training Reforms
The September 2019 Network Rules and Procedures Amendments include amendments to Local Possession Authority (LPA).