Federal State Educational Institution “Training and Methodology Centre for Railway Transport”

Director: Staryh Olʹga Vladimirovna, Candidate of Technical Sciences

105082, Moscow, 71 Bakuninskaya street.

7(495) 739-00-30 #101; Fax 7(495) 739-00-30 #136

info@umczdt.ru

www.umczdt.ru


Federal State Educational Institution “Training and Methodology Centre for Railway Transport” (TMCRT) has more than 60 years’ long history. The TMCRT has 7 regional offices: in Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Khabarovsk, Chelyabinsk and Yaroslavl.
The TMCRT provides methodological support to the Federal Agency for Railway Transport’s training centres; promotes advanced training techniques and information technologies; offers professional development courses for railway transport management and training centres’ instructors.
 


Structure of the center 

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Training and methodology – development of training and vocational standards, draft curricula, modules for basic and secondary vocational training based on federal state educational standards for basic and secondary vocational training; curricula for advanced vocational training (initial training, retraining and upgrading) for the railway transport industry; development of methodological literature for training centres; organisation of Olympiads and other competitions for the Federal Agency for Railway Transport’s training centres; research and dissemination of best practices in the field of training; patriotic education of railway training centres’ students; development of computer-based training applications and videos to train secondary-level railway transport personnel.
  • Publishing – producing and publishing textbooks, training manuals and illustrated training materials for all levels of training; methodological literature for secondary vocational education; draft curricula and training plans for vocational training, retraining and upgrading of railway transport personnel.
  • Education – arranging professional development courses, thematic workshops for managers and instructors of all training centres; railway heads, engineers and experts employed by Russian Railways, Inc. and other railway companies and enterprises.