Metro Academy

TTSA online renewal

This course is the online competency refresher to enable Rail Safety Workers (RSWs) to safely work in the Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) Metropolitan Rail Network.

This course is for RSWs working in the MTM Metropolitan Rail Network that have held their competency for 24 months and need to maintain this competency
It is not suitable if:

  • the competency has expired by more than six months post the 24 months or
  • it was NOT attained from an approved approved MTM training provider or
  • additional learning assistance is requested.
    The TTSA face to face renewal is required if the above applies.

Course details

Credential awarded on completion

Certificate of Completion (CoC)

Course objectives

This course will refresh RSWs knowledge and skills to:

  • access the danger zone
  • access the rail corridor
  • respond appropriately in an emergency
Assessment methods
  • Knowledge
Metro Academy Prerequisites
Prerequisite verification
  • Metro Academy will verify prerequisites against Rail Industry Worker (RIW) database.
  • To prevent delay, RSWs, ‘The Platform’ profile MUST contain current email address, contact number, RIW number and date of birth.
  • Verifications will normally be completed by Metro Academy within two (2) business days*.
  • * Participant is unable to commence training until verifications have been completed.
Course completion

RSWs who successfully complete all requirements of this course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion (CoC).
The CoC will normally be available in The Platform within two (2) business days.
This competency is accepted on the MTM Metropolitan Rail Network and is valid for 24 months. This competency MUST be renewed before expiration.


Metro Academy will upload the participant’s certificate to the RIW database.
To prevent delay, participant’s The Platform profile MUST contain current email address, contact number, RIW number and date of birth and the RIW card must also be valid.
Uploads will be completed by Metro Academy, normally within two (2) business days of CoC being issued.

New Student Bookings Existing Student Bookings

Cost: $195 (GST inclusive)
Duration: 30 Minutes
Delivery mode: Online
Venue: N/A

Proof of identity requirements

Not required

Personal protection equipment (PPE) requirements

Not required

Information & bookings

The Platform
03 9610 3701

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