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Vehicle Dynamics and Vehicle-Track Interaction

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This one-day workshop will equip delegates with a general understanding of vehicle dynamics and its importance in vehicle safety, ride comfort, infrastructure damage and economic asset life.

After attending this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the principles of vehicle dynamic behaviour

  • State the key functional and interface requirements required of running gear and suspensions

  • Recognise the factors affecting vehicle dynamic behaviour and safety

  • Understand how vehicle track interaction leads to degradation of both vehicle and track components and how these can lead to accidents

  • Have an appreciation of vehicle dynamics modelling and testing

Technical Advantages

Mapped against UK- SPEC Competencies

This course has been mapped to the Engineering Council's UK-SPEC. Attendance at this course may contribute to your portfolio of competence to demonstrate Initial Professional Development (IPD): a key component of the requirement for registration as a Chartered or Incorporated Engineer. It has been mapped against competencies: A

Who should attend:

  • Recent graduates moving into traction and rolling stock

  • Non traction and rolling stock engineers moving into new roles within traction and rolling stock

  • Production and Engineering managers new to the industry

  • Infrastructure and asset managers

  • Accident investigators

  • Design and Maintenance traction and rolling stock engineers wanting to learn or refresh in specific traction and rolling stock discipline

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