Course.Metro OSO Course (33645)

Competency requirements

  • Applicants' names must be shown on the document 
  • Applicants name on the document to match the applicants' name in RIW (However shortened first names such as 'Chris' for 'Christopher' are accepted)
  • The Overhead Safety Observer (OSO) Course is Metro's Proprietary course
  • Accepted Evidence: 
    • Certificate of Attendance showing Overhead Safety Observer Familiarisation 
    • Certificate of Completion showing: RRL Site Specific Overhead Safety Observer
    • Metro Card showing: Electrical Safety Observer Certificate of Competency
    • Metro Track Protection Card showing: Overhead Safety Observer
  • Evidence must be issued by Metro Trains Melbourne.
  • 3-year duration MUST be recorded in RIW to match the expiry date listed on evidence

NOTE: Metro Track Protection Card to be uploaded as evidence showing the front and back of the card 

NOTE: If an MTM OSO Card is loaded with an expiry date beyond the 3-year validity period the award date is to be recorded as the date of upload. 

Upload requirements

  • Issue date = date of completion
  • Expiry date = 3 years from the date of completion
Accepted evidence
Not accepted examples
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