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RAIL 0133 - Introduction to Railway Management and Organization

Railway Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

Course Details

This course will provide learners with a broad overview of how and why railway organizations operate the way they do. As a future employee it is required you recognize the key priorities and challenges of any railway and the roles that management and operations play within the company. Ultimately, you will practice decision-making and leadership skills needed on the job.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$179.58

Fall 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 45250

Nov 27 1 Day

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 27 Wed 08:00 - 14:30 AIC

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$179.58

Notes

  1. This course is held at BCIT Annacis Island Campus.

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 86202

Mar 10 1 Day

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 10 Tue 08:00 - 14:30 AIC

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$179.58

Notes

  1. This course is held at BCIT Annacis Island Campus.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Cancelled

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify revenue and key operating performance indicators, and the challenges Railways monitor;
  • Identify fundamental components of management: planning, organizing, leading and controlling;
  • Evaluate the railway's organizational structure and traits of effective leaders; and,
  • Examine railway front line operations conflict and steps to manage it.

Effective as of Fall 2018

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