A listing of courses currently available from the IMechE

12 Sept (London)
Introduction to rolling stock
Gives a basic understanding of the role of traction and rolling stock within the context of railway systems as a whole

13 Sept (London)
Traction and braking
A general introduction to traction and braking systems on trains

18 Oct (London)
Vehicle authorisation, acceptance and approvals
A workshop designed to equip you with a basic understanding of vehicle acceptance procedures in modern railway fleet

29 Oct (London)
Vehicle dynamics and vehicle-track interaction
Understand the dynamics of railway vehicles to improve safety, comfort and asset life

06 Nov (London)
Fleet maintenance – Advanced
Improve your knowledge of maintenance regimes and contractual arrangements and the key drivers of fleet maintenance decision-making including costs, reliability and safety

07 Nov (London)
Fleet maintenance – Advanced
Improve your knowledge of maintenance regimes and contractual arrangements, and the key drivers of fleet maintenance decision-making including costs, reliability and safety

28 Nov (London)
Train control and safety systems
This course allows you to understand and participate in projects that deal with control and safety systems – vital skills for experienced and aspiring railway engineers

29 Nov (London)
Train structural integrity
This course approaches the methods, techniques and tools used within structural integrity, fire and crashworthiness, with a focus on rail vehicle design and maintenance

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