Railway Training

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Work conditions and requirements

Recommended training

BCIT has been delivering education in the railway sector for over 15 years. We are one of the three colleges in Canada that offers this type of training, however we are the only college that has a certified industrial railway (BC) with the Minister’s operating certificate.

Key features of our facility include:

Industry training

BCIT can create custom courses designed to meet your operational needs.

Training can be delivered on your site, or at our yard on Annacis Island. Examples of our industry services include site risk assessments, SMS and GOI creation, modification, recommendations for changes to the latest regulations, refresher training for recertification in CROR, signals, TDG, air brakes, and a variety of other courses. Theoretical reviews, practical training and proficiency assessments can be delivered. Railway Association of Canada learning guides are provided in many of the courses as reference material for students to keep.

If you wish to receive a full listing of options and available training, please contact us.

Part-Time courses

In addition to the following part-time courses, customized part-time courses may be arranged.