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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Transportation Learning Center | Evaluated Learning Experience

1. Introduction and Overview to APS and Battery Systems (104)

2. Inspection and Maintenance of APS and Battery Systems (204)
3. Troubleshooting APS and Battery Systems (304)

Course 1, 2 and 3 (combined): 22 hours.

Transportation Learning Center, Silver Spring, Maryland, and approved locations.

Course 1, 2 and 3: January 2013 - May 2023. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Course 1, 2 and 3: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: apply principles of APS and battery systems within transit rail car maintenance facilities; inspect and maintain APS and battery systems on light and heavy rail cars; and apply effective troubleshooting steps for repair of APS and battery systems. 


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. 

Credit recommendation: 

Course 1, 2 and 3:  In the associate degree/certificate category, 1 semester hour in Introduction to Electromechanical Systems (1/18). NOTE: Course 1, 2 and 3 must be completed to receive credit.