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3 day Masterclass

Rail

COMPREHENSIVE INDUSTRY OVERVIEW LEARN TECHNICAL TERMS IDENTIFY RISKS & OPPORTUNITIES

GET TO GRIPS WITH THE RAIL INDUSTRY AT SPEED

The 3 Day Masterclass in Rail is designed to bridge knowledge gaps and provide you with true business advantage. It is most useful to new entrants, senior managers needing a big picture refresher and professional advisors and suppliers. We make it all easy – leading you through the economic, regulatory, investment and operating aspects of rail.

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learn in depth

Learn how the rail industry operates in different continents and economic environments

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address key challenges

Fully understand the risks and opportunities in this rapidly expanding sector

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expand your knowledge

Master technical terms and technology for more effective communication with colleagues and clients

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At the 3 Day Masterclass in Rail, our expert trainer will walk you through the complex world of the global rail industry. Whether you’re moving up in rail – or are new to it as a manager, investor or advisor - this course will help you explore how the sector works and its future direction in just three days.

 

In just 3 days you will:

  • Learn about the suppliers and operating companies involved, as well as laws and regulations and the successes and future of privatisation
  • Understand the different types of systems, equipment and terminology used in the rail industry.
  • Review the economic and financial drivers, from industry KPIs and cash flow to balance sheets and accounting concepts
  • Learn about feasibility studies, costs benefit analysis, project appraisals, risks and screening appraisals
  • Understand the dependence on single source contractors, risk identification, and the ‘one at a time’ approach

Organisations that will benefit:

  • Railway Operators
  • Railway Suppliers
  • Infrastructure Investment Companies
  • Banks & Financial Institutions
  • Private Equity & Hedge Funds
  • Rail Authorities & Government
  • Law Firms
  • Consultants

Who will attend:

  • C-Level Executives: CEO, CFO, COO
  • Railway Managers
  • Business Development & Sales
  • Marketing & Public Relations

Course Agenda

  • Speed Networking
  • Big Picture
  • Rail sector economics
  • Case study: state-owned or private sector - the place of rail regulators
  • Technical - types of systems, equipment and terminology
  • Case study: some new and not-so new technologies: could they make a comeback?
  • Current industry challenges
  • High speed
  • The way ahead - future technologies
  • Key players
  • Case study: Comparative study of different types of regulatory framework
  • Understand the financial and commercial drivers of the rail sector
  • Case study: How do railway companies perform?
  • Operating railways: day-to-day challenges
  • Case study: Identify and quantify the benefits of outsourcing maintenance
  • Project appraisal - refresh the key principles
  • Feasibility and cost / benefit studies
  • Case study
  • Handling and managing risk in rail
  • Case study
  • Financing rail projects
  • Case study
  • Conclusion: Future global directions
  • Wrap Up

For further information please call: +44 (0)207 092 1045

  • “The depth and knowledge of my trainer was extremely impressive. In 3 days I have had, without a doubt, a masterclass on the industry. Truly world class.”

    - Gordon Dowall Potter, Past Delegate

  • “Well worth 3 days of study!”

    - Syed Hamza, Past Delegate

  • “The training was excellent! I give it a 10 and will get my trainer's support for my next challenges.”

    - Head of Partnerships & Customer Loyalty at Avis Budget, Past Delegate

  • “Extremely constructive course with a very good dynamic and passionate trainer.”

    - Managing Director at BNP Paribas, Past Delegate

  • “Impressive and cooperative trainer who wanted to make sure the delegates understood.”

    - Budgeting, Planning & Reporting Manager, Past Delegate

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We can come to you too! If you have a team of six or more, why not hold a private course? Our experts come to you and the course is tailored to your requirements.

Call +44 (0)20 7092 1045 (United Kingdom)
or +65 6322 2333 (Asia Pacific)
for more details

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