Advance your career in rail track engineering with unique Diploma-level training designed by industry, for industry.
This Diploma is the essential start to your specialisation in rail track engineering, with rail-specific content that’s designed to challenge your existing skills and knowledge. You’ll gain a grounding in the entire track engineering cycle, from design to commissioning and maintenance. This qualification will broaden your understanding of rail standards and build your networks. You’ll learn from industry experts with extensive rail experience.
Offered by the University of Tasmania in partnership with Engineering Education Australia and Transport for NSW, the Diploma is suitable for:
The 12-month Diploma is offered fully online through a blended delivery format - combining online learning with face-to-face workshops to connect you with your peers.
On completion of this course you should be able to:
Graduates will have levels of knowledge of rail track engineering, legislation and regulation, such that they can operate under professional supervision in designing, constructing, commissioning, monitoring, maintaining and managing a section of track. They will be equipped to communicate and work with stakeholders and ensure the track meets rail industry standards.
The Diploma of Engineering Infrastructure (Rail) is open to participants from diverse technical backgrounds, experiences and qualifications. Engineers, technicians, and non-engineering specialists will all benefit from this course.
Study commitments are flexible, to accommodate work and family commitments.
This course is restricted to participants who have:
Participants from all other educational backgrounds can enquire online for advice on other course options.
Participants are required to complete the following eight core units:
For full unit details, please visit The University of Tasmania website.