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Online Induction

Welcome to our Safety, Security and Environmental Induction Program for the Port of Townsville.

This program is available for use by port employees, port users, contractors and visitors. Please read the following information carefully before proceeding to the induction.

You must register your personal/business details before gaining access to the program, and the induction you must complete depends on the nature of your business within the port.

There are four types of inductions:

  1. Contractor Induction: for personnel employed by or coming to the Port of Townsville/lessee controlled sites to undertake work. (Approximately 50 - 60 minutes)
  2. Visitor Induction: for persons visiting a location within the Port of Townsville. (Approximately 30 - 40 minutes)
  3. Employee Induction: For Port of Townsville employees only (Approximately 80 minutes)
  4. Port User / Customer (Approximately 50 - 60 minutes)

Each online induction program is comprised of several modules you will be able to listen to, followed by a series of multiple choice questions which you will be required to complete.

The induction process will incur a fee of $39.00 (inc GST) per annum. Your official induction card will be renewed annually based on the induction card anniversary date.

Inductees should be aware that to pass this induction a score of 80% or better is required for each module.

In the event that the Inductee is unsuccessful in passing; the Inductee is required to complete the induction training again until successfully passed.

Click here to begin Safety Induction

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On successful completion of the required program, please go to Port of Townsville Limited's Administration office on Benwell Road to organise payment and receive your official induction card.

Queries regarding the induction should be directed to the Safety Officer on (07) 4781 1621 or via email.