Railway Conductor

Gain the skills to be work-ready and succeed as a Railway Conductor in just 12 weeks.

Get on the fast track to a career that offers opportunities beyond expectations. Perform the functions of a Railway Conductor, including shop track brake tests on locomotives, applying hand brakes on stationary and moving equipment, switching cars from one track to another, sequencing cars, and other routine activities, all under the constant supervision of three industry experienced instructors. Field training takes place in an active rail yard with several rail cars, tracks, and a locomotive.

This pre-employment, full-time program blends classroom instruction with hands-on experience to make safety a life standard. The program has been designed and developed in cooperation with Canadian railway companies. Get on board for a successful railway career in just 12 weeks.

Information Sessions

Attend an information session to find out more about the program and a career in railway and to ask our instructor any questions you may have.

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Past Information Sessions

Railway Conductor program information session videoHear instructors speak about the program, a career in railway, and other benefits: RRC Polytech Railway Conductor Program Information Session Video.

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