The rail sector is in a constant state of change as new technologies, services, and standards continue to emerge. Individuals involved with this industry rely on the RAC to provide the technical and professional information, resources, and services to help them along the way. RAC offers a number of training courses to members and non-members. RAC members receive a reduced price on most courses and seminars.

2015 Course Schedule 

Railway Operations Live

May 27-29, 2015 - SOLD OUT
August 19-21, 2015 - SOLD OUT
August 26-28, 2015 - SOLD OUT

Please click here for the brochure and details on the course.
Please click here to register now for the course.

RAC Railway Emergency Response course @JIBC

June 8-12, 2015- SOLD OUT
September 14-18, 2015 - SOLD OUT
October 5-9, 2015 - SOLD OUT

For information on the Railway Emergency Response course, please contact Kim Buffone at (613) 564-8098 or


Ms. Janet Greene
Telephone: (613) 564-8109

General Contact:
The Railway Association of Canada
99 Bank Street, Suite 901
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6B9
Telephone: (613) 567-8591
Fax: (613) 567-6726


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