The purpose is to document training practices at a sampling of transit agencies concerning the application and repair of advanced on-board electronics so that key personnel have the knowledge needed to make informed decisions. The objectives of the synthesis were to examine the level of E/E training being provided by transit agencies to highlight innovative and effective training approaches and, based on findings from the conclusions, to provide agencies with the opportunity to improve their training programs. Because maintenance is an area that is often overlooked, this synthesis gives it the greatest focus.2 hands-on instruction, tests and procedures to ensure that skills have been imparted and that the training was useful, and other ... and long-range planning assistance, and to participate in nationwide efforts to promote the use of standardization. ... maintenance in the form of periodic adjustments, the equipment can malfunction over time and therefore requires the ... the additional training needed to repair E/E equipment because the vendor said the equipment was amaintenance free.
|Title||:||Training for On-board Bus Electronics|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2002|