General professional knowledge
Training to obtain general professional knowledge is necessary to acquire a train driver’s permit and implement the tasks of a driver of track maintenance devices.
General professional knowledge is knowledge which candidates for a train driver and candidates for a driver of track maintenance devices obtain from the professional training provider.
The training for obtaining general professional knowledge includes:
- theoretical and practical knowledge on railway technologies, including safety principles and regulations;
- theoretical and practical knowledge on the dangers related to railway operations and different methods of managing them;
- theoretical and practical knowledge of management models or railway operation methods;
- theoretical and practical knowledge of trains, their composition and the technical characteristics of tow vehicles, freight and passenger wagons and other rolling stock.
Certificate of completed assessment of general professional knowledge