Transportation Certification Services

Railway Training
8676 West 96th Street. Suite 300.
Mr Michael J. (Mike) Kocon
Assistant Vice President

General information

Year of establishment :Established 1991

Mission statement :
TCS specializes in training and staffing of railroads in the area of Transportation (Engineers, Conductors, Dispatchers) as well as Qualified Mechanical Persons (Carmen, Machinists, Electricians) for diesel locomotive a freight/passenger car inspection, maintenance and repair.

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? : No
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? : No
Special courses for instructors necessary : Yes
If so, do you do your own accreditation? : Yes


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

  • Engineers 30%
  • Remote Control Operators 30%
  • Conductors 20%


Wants to cooperate with other European institutions/organizations to :

  • exchange lecturers/expertise