A listing of courses currently available from the IMechE (Unless stated otherwise, all courses are in London)

15 March 2016
Introduction to rolling stock
Provides a basic understanding of the role of traction and rolling stock within the context of railway systems as a whole.

16 March 2016
Traction and braking
Principles of traction and braking for railway engineers

17 March 2016
Fleet Maintenance – introduction
Improve your processes and fleet maintenance processes

22 March 2016
Vehicle dynamics and vehicle track interaction
Understand the dynamics of railway vehicles to improve safety, comfort and asset life

23 March 2016
Vehicle acceptance and approvals
Introduction to acceptance procedures which apply across the rail network

5 April 2016
Fleet maintenance – advanced
Understand the issues affecting rail vehicle performance and cost of maintenance

6 April 2016
Train communication and auxiliary systems
New and existing systems in use on today’s rolling stock flee

12 April 2016
Structural integrity
Structural integrity, fire and crashworthiness systems found on today’s rail fleets

13 April 2016
Train control and safety systems
Learn of the systems used on UK fleets that provide safety and train operational control

23-27 May 2016
Introduction to railway signalling technologies
An overview of railway control systems, subsystems and technologies used on UK main line and metro railways

5 July 2016
Introduction to rolling stock
Provides a basic understanding of the role of traction and rolling stock within the context of railway systems as a whole.

6 July 2016
Traction and braking
Principles of traction and braking for railway engineers

12 July 2016
Vehicle dynamics and vehicle track interaction
Understand the dynamics of railway vehicles to improve safety, comfort and asset life

13 July 2016
Vehicle acceptance and approvals
Introduction to acceptance procedures which apply across the rail network

For more information, please contact the Learning and Development team: Tel: 02037 331 214
Email: training@imeche.org
Web: www.imeche.org/learning-and-development/courses/railway