Introduction to European Traffic Management System / European Train Control System ERTMS / ETCS


The course introduces the delegate to the basic principles of ERTMS and its implementation including classic and modern views and approaches to command, control and communication in the rail industry, in particular the implementation of ERTMS.


• Introduction to command, control and communication systems
• The differences between legacy, modern and future rail signalling and rail control systems
• The function of ERTMS
• Operating principles of ERTMS