News and Updates

Department of Labor Chooses National Transit Apprenticeship

Posted September 2015

On September 9, President Obama announced the US Department of Labor’s projects for the American Apprenticeship Initiative.

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Center Executive Director Jack Clark addresses ATU Joint Conference on Safety, Training Partnerships

Posted September 2015

Center Executive Director Jack Clark received plaque from ATU Joint Conference Board Financial Secretary-Treasurer Esker Bilger (left) and Joint Conference Board President Calvin Kennedy (right).

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Transportation Learning Center Awarded FTA Funding to Advance Trng for Signals & Rail Vehicle Maint

Posted August 2015

On Tuesday, August 25, 2015 the Department of Transportation announced awards for $9.5 million in workforce development grants to promote careers in transit, ladders of opportunity .  Two Center projects were selected for funding.

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Transportation Learning Center Awarded FTA Funding to Advance Trng for Signals & Rail Vehicle Maint

Posted August 2015

On Tuesday, August 25, 2015 the Department of Transportation announced awards for $9.5 million in workforce development grants to promote careers in transit, ladders of opportunity .  Two Center projects were selected for funding.

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Weekly Update for August 20, 2015

Posted August 2015

This week’s update includes stories on WMATA to review derailment report, MARC replacing electric locomotive fleet with high-speed diesels, and why most railroads will miss the PTC deadline.

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