Fall 2012 Class Schedule (SCC)



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RAILR 100    History of Railroading    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the history and traditions of railroading and the industry's role in North American Economic Development. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to list and explain the significance of major events in North American Railroading. There is an alternate learning site for this class at the California State Railroad Museum. Admission may be charged to enter the California State Railroad Museum. If this causes a financial hardship, please contact your instructor.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 25-Sep 21
MTWTh     07:00PM-10:05PM LEC W.Goldsberry         SCC MAIN TEC 102         18712 
Textbook
On-Campus


RAILR 102    Railroad Technical Careers    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course includes information about technical careers in railroading, thereby, enabling students to choose suitable career paths. This course includes alternate learning sites that will demonstrate the relationship among technical work groups in day-to-day railroad operations. Students must provide their own transportation. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to describe basic technical job functions, requirements, and characteristics.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 20-Nov 16
MTWTh     07:00PM-10:05PM LEC W.Goldsberry         SCC MAIN TEC 102         16427 
Textbook
On-Campus


RAILR 120    Railroad Operations    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course includes information about the industry, its major assets, structures, and typical operations. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to define the current North American railroad industry characteristics, basic operations, components and processes, and industry structure and administrative processes.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 22-Oct 19
MTWTh     07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Brooks             SCC MAIN TEC 102         16428 
Textbook
On-Campus


RAILR 122    Railroad Safety, Quality, and Environment    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the importance of safety quality, personal health, and environmental awareness to the railroad industry, and emphasizes the basic tools and techniques for improving these conditions on the job. Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to define and explain the needs for improved safety, quality, health, and environmental awareness, describe their basic principles, explain the elements of successful programs, and apply these elements to typical tasks on the job.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 17-Dec 14
MTWTh     07:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Brooks             SCC MAIN TEC 102         18542 
Textbook
On-Campus

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2013