Diploma of Rail Operations Management

TLI50613

Course Overview

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Description

Rationale:

This is a general qualification for the management of rail operations.

This qualification requires the self-directed application of knowledge and skills, with substantial depth in some areas where judgement is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques for self and others.

Application involves participation in the development of strategic initiatives as well as personal responsibility and autonomy in performing or organising others to carry out complex technical operations. It may include participation in teams, including those concerned with planning and evaluation functions. Group or team coordination may be involved.

Job roles:

Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Network Controller
  • Passenger Services Manager
  • Rail Freight Manager
  • Rail Operations Manager
  • Rail Maintenance Manager.
  • Student Outcomes

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    Satisfied with Training

    Percentage of graduates in the Management and Commerce field who were satisfied with the training (Diploma).

    Improved Work Status

    Percentage of graduates in the Management and Commerce field who started/expanded a business or who have a new job, more highly skilled work, a promotion or higher pay (Diploma).

    Salary

    The middle of the range of salaries earned by graduates in the Management and Commerce field starting their first ever full-time job after graduating (Diploma).

    Jobs

    Graduates of the Management and Commerce field (Diploma) are most often employed as:

    Clerical and Administrative Workers

    24.0%

    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Professionals

    23.4%

    Professionals
    Managers

    22.0%

    Managers

    Industries

    Graduates of the Management and Commerce field (Diploma) are most often employed in:

    Accommodation and Food Services

    11.5%

    Accommodation and Food Services
    Financial and Insurance Services

    11.4%

    Financial and Insurance Services
    Health Care and Social Assistance

    11.2%

    Health Care and Social Assistance

    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

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