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Consortium Member, Hennepin Tech Graduates First Light Rail Technicians

Posted September 2019

At Hennepin Technical College, the aspiring light rail technicians were trained in robotics, electronics and fluid power. The graduates also had 2½ years of paid training at existing Metro Transit light rail vehicle facilities in Minneapolis and St. Paul.
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Hennepin Technical College is a collegiate member of the Rail Car Consortium in partnership with Metro Transit and used the consortium courseware for rail and signals maintenance course delivery to this inaugural class.

For more information on the Rail Car Consortium, contact Xinge Wang .

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