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This week’s update includes stories on

Posted January 2021

This week’s update includes webinars and stories on a look at the year ahead:  biggest questions for transit in 2021, transit impacts on jobs, people and real estate and transportation equity lessons from the pandemic.

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Center Delivers Virtual TC3 Class to Workforce Training Participants

Posted January 2021

For the past several years, Center Senior Director for Workforce Education Pat Greenfield and long-time Center subject matter expert Frank Burnett, a retired IBEW Local 103 Instructor and MBTA signals maintainer, have co-taught the Transit Core Competencies Curriculum (TC3) in a program called Community Works .

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National Rail Car Training Consortium Holds Virtual End of Year Meeting

Posted January 2021

On December 17, 2020 the Center held a virtual meeting of the National Rail Car Training Consortium. The meeting was well attended with twelve of fifteen active agencies in attendance. To begin the meeting, member agencies had an opportunity to share updates on how the pandemic has impacted service and training at their respective locations.

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Latest Publication

Making Headway: An Update on the National Rail Car Training Consortium - Issue 3

Under the Rail Car Consortium, 16 rail transit locations and more than 40 Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) have worked since 2015 to produce high-quality training material for rail car techs. So far we have developed…