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Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Safety

Upcoming Dates
  • Feb. 1-4, 2022 (C499)
    Live Online
    $1,099
Reducing train-vehicle collisions and pedestrian deaths from train accidents is a goal every railroad and road authority should try to reach. In this course, you will learn the basic principles of highway-rail crossing safety and how to apply them to new and existing projects to avoid accidents. NOTE: The February 2022 offering of this course is being offered in four 4-hour modules in a live online format Tuesday, February 1st thru Friday February 4th from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM central time each day. Details on how to access the course will be sent with registration confirmation. No software is required to participate in the online course. The course is accessed via your internet browser.
Customizable
RA00344

Fundamentals of Electric Rail Vehicle Systems Design, Procurement, Operations, and Maintenance

Upcoming Dates
  • Feb. 14-17, 2022 (C500)
    Live Online
    $1,190
Electric rail vehicles consist of a complex system of electrical, mechanical, and structural components.  This course will help you effectively design, procure, operate, and maintain a fleet of electric light rail, heavy rail, and/or commuter rail vehicles. NOTE: The February 2022 offering of this course is being offered in four 4-hour modules in a live online format Monday, February 14th thru Thursday, February 17th from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM Central Time each day. Details on how to access the course will be sent with registration confirmation. No software is required to participate in the online course. The course is accessed via your internet browser.
Customizable
Discipline: Electrical
RA01521

Maintaining Asphalt Pavements

Upcoming Dates
  • Mar. 28-29, 2022 (C528)
    Face-to-Face Madison, WI
    $1,095
Are your asphalt pavements deteriorating faster than your budget—those pavements that were built in the boom and are now going bust? Learn practical pavement evaluation, repair, maintenance, and rehabilitation techniques to extend the life of your pavements while stretching your budgets.
Customizable
RA00315

Improving Public Works Construction Inspection Skills

Upcoming Dates
  • Mar. 30-31, 2022 (C530)
    Face-to-Face Madison, WI
    $1,095
This is an opportunity to improve your effectiveness by learning about basic engineering principles, construction materials and methods, and inspection techniques. If you are new to inspection, this course will shorten your learning curve and boost your confidence. This training, coupled with common sense, keen powers of observation, and good communication and organizational skills, will add to your success as an inspector.
Customizable
RA00383

Fundamentals of Traction Power Systems and Overhead Contact Systems

Upcoming Dates
  • Apr. 11-12, 2022 (C540)
    Madison, WI or Live Online
    $1,295
This course will introduce many of the fundamentals that are the foundation of rail traction power and overhead contact systems. If you work in this area or need to understand the concepts related to electrically powered rail systems, this is the course for you.
Customizable
Discipline: Electrical
RA01357

Municipal Engineering Fundamentals for Non-Engineers

Upcoming Dates
  • Apr. 22 - May 26, 2022 (C481)
    Live Online
    $995
In this course, you will learn about key municipal engineering systems and about the concepts and methods used to design, operate, and maintain the following systems, specifically related to streets, water supply, sanitary sewer and storm drainage systems. You will also get the answers to some essential questions you must ask yourself and your team prior to designing any municipal system.
Customizable
RA00356

Emergency Railroad Bridge Inspections

Upcoming Dates
  • Start Anytime
    Online Anytime
    $395
Emergency railroad bridge incidents happen without warning, often far from the railroad bridge inspector's home base and at unusual hours. This course makes it possible for a broad range of highly capable employees to act as competent observers, so they can relay critical information to an offsite railroad bridge expert. Frontline MOW employees, managers, consultants, and individuals involved with railroad infrastructure and security can all benefit from this short online course that introduces you to the technical, procedural, and safety aspects of emergency railroad bridge inspection.
RA01658

Introduction to Traction Power and OCS Systems

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  • Start Anytime
    Online Anytime
    $295
This course will provide an introduction of typical light rail and commuter rail traction power systems. A great introduction for those new to the topic and also for those who will be taking the full 2-day Fundamentals of Traction Power Systems and Overhead Contact Systems course. This is a recorded on-demand on-line course. You will receive course material and access to the instructor for follow-up questions. You will also receive 2 PDH’s (Professional Development Hours) and a certificate of course completion.
RA01727
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