Orca Railway Systems

Training and Simulations
1001-1088 Quebec St.
Mr Phil Reid
VP Business Development
1-778-828-6939
preid@orcarail.com

General information

Year of establishment :3 years

Mission statement :
Our goal is to offer the most affordable training and simulation systems in the industry.

Ownership :Independant Company

Training courses open for other companies :Yes

Main areas of offered training/education :

  • Operation Management ;
  • Train Crew ;
  • Maintenance of rolling stock

Policy and Accreditation

Do you hold an ISO certificate? : No
Is there Competition regarding your courses/education programs? : Yes
Accreditation as a vocational school by an independant public agency : No
Licenses to offer courses which are approved by an independent agency : No
Do you plan to seek accreditations within the next 3 years? : Yes
If there are planned accreditations, which : Paertnership with college
Special courses for instructors necessary : Yes
If so, do you do your own accreditation? : Yes

Delivery

3 main areas of offerings/expertise (and share in %) :

  • Drivers 60%
  • Safety 25%
  • Car Maintainers 15%

Cooperation

Wants to cooperate with other European institutions/organizations to :

  • exchange lecturers/expertise ;
  • exchange experience in e-learning ;
  • share experience in pedagogics ;
  • share developed systems (i.e. CBT modules/solutions) ;
  • participate in "best-practice-investigation"