Port Safety Induction system

The Victorian Ports Corporation (Melbourne) (VPCM) Port Online Safety Induction provides essential safety information to those needing to enter VPCM-controlled facilities and areas.

Who needs to do the induction

People who need to complete the induction include VPCM staff, contractors and consultants as well as other third parties with an operational need.

Access to the Port Safety Induction system

Use the links below for access to the Port Safety Induction system and a library of video tutorials to help you get started.

You must view the induction in full and answer at least 80% of the test questions correctly.

You will not be able to fast forward or skip through the induction; you will need to view each module once to get to the questions.

Once you have viewed the induction in full and you have successfully answered the questions, you will be able to download your certificate.

If you do not successfully complete the induction, you will need to email onlineinduction@vicports.vic.gov.au to have your learning reset.

Choose the appropriate induction

The type of safety induction you do depends on the nature of your business. When registering for the induction, you have a choice of two 'contractor types':

  • Site Only - for VPCM-site-based stakeholders or for those wishing to access a VPCM controlled facility or area.
  • Station Pier – Cruise Shipping - for VPCM employees, contractors and Stakeholders wishing to access Station Pier site areas during periods of Cruise Shipping Operations.

If you have problems with the system

If you have problems during the induction please email onlineinduction@vicports.vic.gov.au and give a brief description of the problem (including screen shots if possible) and list the operating system and browser you are running.

Minimum computer requirements to use the system

​Operating systems​Browsers​Operational plug-ins

​Windows Vista and above

Mac OSX 10.7

Internet Explorer 9 and above ​(with compatibility view disabled)

Firefox 10 and above

Safari 5.1 and above

Chrome 16 and above

Adobe Flash Player 11 or above

​Acrobat Reader 4 or above

Port Safety Induction system