Locomotive Second Person Training Program

Regional NSW

Far West & North Central NSW

Looking for a new career path? Becoming an Assistant Locomotive Driver could be a great move for you!

Trojan Rail has partnered with a third-party RTO called Rail Ready (No. 90440) to deliver a Locomotive Second Person training program. We are currently seeking expressions of interest for our next course, which will run in January 2020 out of Broken Hill.

About the training

This nationally accredited training program has been designed to assist people from all walks of life to become a skilled Locomotive Assistant Driver.

The training will prepare you for an entry-level locomotive driver assistant position.

What does it mean to be a Locomotive Driver Assistant?

As a Locomotive Driver Assistant, you will be responsible for assisting Locomotive Drivers in a safe manner that complies with operational procedures.

Course Prerequisites

  • Must be an Australian Citizen
  • Be able problem solve
  • Must display a high regard for safety
  • Basic level of computer proficiency
  • A passion for success and personal development
  • Must be able to pass AQF level 4 (language, literacy and numeracy test)
  • Must hold a current motor vehicle licence - No Restrictions
  • Must be able to successfully provide a Category 1 Rail Medical before the commencement of the program


Trojan Rail will underwrite the cost of course fees. Limited places available.

Interested in learning more?

To register your interest for this course, please click on the 'Apply' button. You can also find out more details by calling Trojan Rail on (02) 4989 8008.

About Us: Trojan Rail is a specialist provider of accredited rail workforces to the Australian Rail Industry. We are committed to creating a diverse workforce, and encourage people of all ages, genders and other equal opportunity groups to apply.

Reference Number: AH.DA.BH.61219_157906252188181
Contact Details: TRail NSW