An Insight into Track Engineering Course

ARA and the Railway Technical Society of Australasia (RTSA) will conduct the Insight into Track Engineering course again in 2018.

The one-day course will provide an insight to the technology, processes and principles that are used by railway track engineers. It is designed for those required to liaise with track engineers, assist with the design of railway track, coordinate with track engineering projects and/or maintenance activities and provide an understanding of the interface between track and other railway systems.

Track Course brochure

2020 courses

  • To be announced in the new year.



  • To provide an overview of rail track engineering disciplines
  • To provide an understanding of the interaction between track engineering and other railway disciplines
  • To provide an understanding of the safety requirements when working on or near railway track
  • To provide an understanding of the legal requirements when working on or near railway track and the role of the Regulator
  • To encourage further study and the attainment of competencies related to Track Engineering



  • Michael Garrett, Civil Engineer, FIEAust, CPEng, RPEQ, formerly QUT Rail Masters Coordinator & Current EA Stage 2 Chartered Assessor
  • Adam Morris, BE (Civil), Dip Proj Mgt, MIEAust, Director, Agonis Group
  • Martin Murray, BE, PhD, MIEAust, CPEng, RPEQ, Director, KCPM Consulting Pty Ltd


Registration fee

Registration includes the one-day course, hard copy and electronic versions of all presentations, morning, afternoon tea and lunch. Prices are in $AUD and include GST:

  • ARA/RTSA members - $980
  • Non-members - $1,280

* Employees of ARA Members and members of the RTSA are entitled to the Member Rate, to obtain the Discount Code, please email


Further information

For further information or to register your interest to attend, please contact Events Manager, or on 02 6270 4527.