Locomotive Electrical and Mechanical Training

The National Academy of Railroad Sciences (NARS) provides affiliate colleges with industry-guided curriculum and expertise to enable their students to study locomotive electrical or locomotive mechanical courses within state-of-the-art training lab facilities.


Carl Sandburg College logoEarn an Associate of Applied Science degree in Locomotive Electrical at Carl Sandburg College, located in Galesburg, Illinois. Students learn basic electrical theory and concepts related to locomotive electrical systems including the basic operation, maintenance, repair requirements and troubleshooting of diesel engines and support systems. Contact the college at 309-345-3500 or welcomecenter@sandburg.edu.

Washburn Institute of Technology logo Become certified as a Locomotive Diesel Technician at Washburn Institute of Technology, located in Topeka, Kansas. Learn to inspect, maintain, troubleshoot and repair EMD and GE diesel engines and support systems, including locomotive air brakes. Contact Washburn at 785-670-2200 or tech-info@washburn.edu.

This is not an employment opportunity nor is it a job referral service. This is strictly an educational opportunity.