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

7 March 2017
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

8 March 2017
Traction and braking
Principles of traction and braking for railway engineers

9 March 2017
Vehicle dynamics and vehicle track interaction
Understand the dynamics of railway vehicles to improve safety, comfort and asset life

21 March 2017
Train communication and auxiliary systems
New and existing systems in use on today’s rolling stock fleet

22 March 2017
Train control and safety systems
Learn of the systems used on UK fleets that provide safety and train operational control

23 March 2017
Vehicle authorisation, acceptance and approvals
Introduction to acceptance procedures which apply across the rail network

4 April 2017
Train structural integrity
Structural integrity, fire and crashworthiness systems found on today’s rail fleets

5 April 2017
Fleet Maintenance – Introduction
Improve your processes and fleet maintenance processes

6 April 2017
Fleet maintenance – Advanced
Understand the issues affecting rail vehicle performance and cost of maintenance

25 May 2017
Signalling overview
Common railway signalling subsystems on the UK rail network

10-14 July 2017
Introduction to railway signalling technologies
An overview of railway control systems, subsystems and technologies used on UK main line and metro railways

For more information Tel: 0207 304 6920
Email: training@imeche.org
Web: www.imeche.org/learning-and-development/courses/railway