Certificate of Advanced Studies SUPSI in Integrated Technologies (InTech)


The focus of this CAS is preparing the students to tackle the issues of the transportation planning and management. It will address technical subjects related to maintenance, production and safety of the transportation sector. With an industry minded approach, this course, will cover topics such as process engineering, maintenance planning and changes, safety in technical activity and much more.

This CAS is included into the MAS Railways and Sustainable Mobility (RSM). It trains both technical and management leaders, seeking a career in the transportation industry or in the public/private sectors of mobility & transportation. The participants acquire the skills needed in departments such as research and development, production, consultancy and public institutions. They will also acquire the knowledge for managing complex interdisciplinary projects.

Attendees are going to study production and maintenance related to transportation in a wide context. Participants will learn about the latest technologies, how to prepare a maintenance plan, how to design a production process and implement it, how important is safety and use the required tools. This revolutionary course will allow the students to be at ease in every situation. You will be considered a knowledgeable and reliable counterpart.



  • Understand the fundamentals and the basics of maintenance, processes, and safety
  • Comprehend and understand how to correctly apply safety standards & safety management
  • Understand how to correctly apply human factor science and safety management
  • Be capable of developing maintenance concepts with entrepreneurship flair
  • Understand how to correctly apply (technical) integration techniques and how to implement an integration process
  • Understand the impacts of changes and the correlated risks


Intended Audience
This CAS is devised for engineers, managers, entrepreneurs and experienced employees from the mobility sector as well as to professionals interested to work in this sector through the acquisition of the knowhow provided by this course.


Training applications

  • Talent development training program
  • Internal employee re-qualification or certification
  • Introduction program for new hired staff
  • Experienced employee cross-qualification
  • Independent professional certification
  • Strategy development training




1. Planning & processes (PLP) - 48 hours (4 ECTS)

2a. Maintenance system (MXS) - 24 hours (2 ECTS)

2b. Maintenance aircraft system (MXA) - 24 hours (2 ECTS)

3. Safety management (SAM) - 36 hours (3 ECTS)


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Planning & processes

To be defined


Maintenance system

To be defined


Maintenance aircraft system

To be defined


Safety management

To be defined



School Time

Wednesday (online) 14:00 - 17:20 or 17:00 - 20:20

Friday and saturday (in-class) 09:00 – 16:50


Weekly block classes at company’s selected location available upon request (1 ON, 1, 2 or 3 OFF).
All RSM courses can be offered as a continuous 4 days for 4 weeks “Summer School” or “Block” class.




Lessons are usually held in English. In agreement with the whole class, certain lessons can be held in Italian, German or French. Mini-theses for the respective CAS, as well as the final Master's thesis, can be written in English, Italian, German or French.




Autumn 2021 (to be defined)

In cooperation with

Swiss Federal Railways SBB
SWISSRAIL Industry Association



Certificate of Advanced Studies SUPSI in Integrated Technologies
Credits: 11 ECTS


132 hour-lesson

a.i. Simone Bernasconi

Applications/enrolments possible at any time previous agreement with the course responsible.


At the “Officine FFS” in Bellinzona



CHF 6'100.–
For those who already have attended a CAS of the MAS – RSM, the cost is CHF 5’700 with a further reduction of 10%. These costs include the final exam, the issue of the certificate and the documentation.

Companies with more than three (3) enrolled participants will be granted a special discount.


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