Apprentice Installing Signalling Equipment During Cert IV training The nationally recognised qualification UEE41211 - Certificate IV in Electrical - Rail Signalling provides signal electricians and signal technicians with the knowledge and skills needed to start their careers.

Competency Australia delivers this course at our purpose built training centre at Broadmeadow NSW (near Newcastle).

Enrolments are now open for 2017 - get in quick to avoid disappointment!  To find out more or enrol, please Contact Us

Training commences on the 27th February, 2017.  This nationally recognised, hands-on, Certificate IV qualification will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to work as a signal electrician or signal technician in the rail environment.  This course is open to those with experience in signalling as well as those who have not worked in the rail signalling environment previously. 


Dates are as follows :

Topics Dates 

Induction - Work Health & Safety, Competency

Introductory Signalling Principles

27th Feb - 3rd March, 2017

Installation and Wiring of Signalling Equipment

Installation and Maintenance of Signalling Power Supplies

22nd - 26th May, 2017

Signal Cables - Jointing, testing and repair

Intermediate Signalling Principles

17th - 21st July, 2017


Installation and Maintenance of Train Detection Systems

(Track Circuits, Axle Counters etc)

18th - 22nd Sept, 2017
Installation and Maintenance of Point Machines 30th Oct - 3rd Nov, 2017
Installation and Maintenance of  Signals, Track Side Equipment 4th - 8th Dec, 2017
Installation and Maintenance of Level Crossings 5th - 9th Feb, 2018
Interlockings Part 1 - Relay and Computer Based (CBI) 19th - 23rd Mar, 2018

Interlockings Part 2 - Computer Based Interlockings (CBI)

Telemetry Systems

Testing and Commissioning of Signalling Equipment

7th - 11th May, 2018

Signals Fault Finding

Signal Safeworking

16th - 20th July, 2018