2-day Course in Theory and Practice for the General Contract of Use for Freight Wagons (AVV)

Below you will find our range of topics for this training.

In this seminar,General Contract of Use for Freight Wagons (AVV) will be presented. For consolidation of the topic, the seminar will include one day of practical training.

  • What is the General Contract of Use for Freight Wagons (AVV)?
  • Where does the Contract originate?
  • Who does this contract concern?
  • Contents of the annexes and for whom are they intended
  • Other rights and obligations
  • Mixing of guidelines and contracts
  • Components of freight wagons according to the General Contract of Use for Freight Wagons (AVV)
  • Possible damage and defects
  • Different types of wagons and their special features
  • Transitional inspection
  • Brake testing according to International Union of Railways (UIC) Leaflet 543-1

For practical consolidation of the topics, the seminar will include approx. 50% practical training directly on various various freight wagons or dismantled wheelsets or bogies.

Additonal or different topics are possible by arrangement.

If you have any questions about the content, process, or other details of our training courses, please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Target Group:
    For vehicle owners, railway companies, and other interested individuals
  • Admission Requirements:
  • Duration:
    2 days with 8 learning units of 45 minutes or 5 days with 8 learning units of 45 minutes
  • Participants:
    5-10 people in connection with practice (more possible on request)
  • Dates:
    06 JUN - 07 JUN 2023 in Delitzsch, 25 SEP - 26 SEP 2023 and 27 SEP - 28 SEP 2023 in Brandenburg and 28 AUG - 01 SEP in Hanover
  • Training location:
    Brandenburg, Delitzsch, Hamelin, Hanover or on-site at your location

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