- Railway safety training for engineers includes the initial training, re-certification and training for experienced engineers, according to rstrinc.com. Engineers learn about locomotive air brake and car air brake systems, train handling techniques, how to handle mechanical issues and other technical training necessary for railway safety.
- Conductors are trained in numerous skills as well as the regulations and policies used in practicing good railway safety, according to rstrinc.com. Brakeman training addresses the lifestyle of a conductor, covers safety procedures and provides hands-on training as well as classroom lessons.
Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
- The FRA regulates railway safety training and offers information for passenger and freight railroad training. The FRA offers links to training and information about railway safety on its website.