Online Induction

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

This program is available for use by Port of Townsville employees, Port of Townsville contractors, port users and port customers. 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 two types of inductions:

  1. POTL Employee / POTL Contractor Induction: For people directly employed by Port of Townsville Limited or companies that have been contracted to undertake work at the port, engaged directly by Port of Townsville Limited only (approximately 30 - 40 minutes)
  2. Port User / Port Customer: For people who are employed or contracted by companies/organisations, other than Port of Townsville Limited, that have an operational purpose to be on port lands (approximately 15 – 20 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 $40.00 (inc GST) per annum

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

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.


Located 1,360 kilometres north of Brisbane, The Port of Townsville is a world-class gateway for trade and investment.