Transportation Learning Center | Evaluated Learning Experience
1. Introduction and Overview to Signaling Power Distribution (107)
Transportation Learning Center, Silver Spring, Maryland, and approved locations.
Course 1, 2 and 3 (combined): 32.5 hours.
Course 1, 2 and 3: April 2013 - Present.
Course 1, 2 and 3: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: identify components for signaling power distribution and describe basic systems and principles of power distribution; evaluate types of backup power used in signal power distribution; explain power distribution schematics and power phases; and inspect, maintain and repair signaling power distribution equipment.
Course 1, 2 and 3: Instruction is offered via classroom through use of study guides, required and supplemental readings, quizzes, lab, required interaction with instructor, and final exams. Topics include: signaling power distribution, backup power, and inspection, maintenance and repair of signal power distribution equipment.
Course 1, 2 and 3: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Railroad Operations, Railroad Electronics, Railroad Engineering, Transportation Management, and Mechanical Systems (5/18). NOTE: Course 1, 2 and 3 must all be completed to receive credit.