The track on a railway or railroad, also known as the permanent way, is the structure consisting of the rails, fasteners, railroad ties and ballast, plus the underlying subgrade. It enables trains to move by providing a dependable surface for their wheels to roll upon.
Rail track workers look after and work on railway tracks and associated infrastructure. In this course the learners will learn the maintenance, renewal, installation and inspection of track, tunnels, embankments, cuttings, level crossings and bridges, reporting and clearing potential obstacles, reporting accidents and incidents, and monitoring of situations during natural calamities.
Module 1: Regular Track Maintenance - Introduction of tracks, Track Layouts, Components & manual maintenance of tracks, Curves and their maintenance. Module 2: Deep Screening of ballast: Introduction, Deep screening situation & Procedure. Module 3: Maintenance of points and crossings, LWR/CWR /SWR & bridges and level crossing. Module 4: Curves and super-elevations Module 5-8: On site exposure of Live continuous project Module 9-12: Hand-on experience with the professional team in projects
Who Should Attend?
Senior P-Way Engineer
Railway maintenance engineer
Executive Engineer Track Design.
Engineer – Railway Track Design & Ground
After completing this course and successfully passing the certification examination, the student will be awarded the “Foundation course in Railway Track” certification.
If a learner chooses not to take up the examination, they will still get a 'Participation Certificate'.