Transport Account-Based Ticketing (ABT)

Understand everything about Account-Based Ticketing (ABT)

This training course provides an overview of Account-Based Ticketing (ABT) systems, and offers insight and guidance to those who are considering or planning to implement an ABT system within their Transport infrastructure.


  • Understand the complete overview of a typical ABT project
  • Learn about ABT benefits and constraints for travelers and operators
  • Identify each level of the ABT system
  • Get detailed information about the impact at each level

Key topics

  • ABT approaches
  • ABT architecture
  • Overview of ABT project lifecycle
  • Impact at each level of the AFC system

Day 1 | Account-Based Ticketing (ABT)


Introduction to Account-Based Ticketing (ABT)

  • What is ABT
  • ABT approaches
  • ABT architecture
  • Account management

Overview of ABT project lifecycle

  • ABT project Lifecycle
  • Risk management
  • User communications and customer support


Impact at each level of the AFC system

  • Card / Device level
  • Station / Depot level
  • Headquarters level
  • Clearing house level

Level of difficulty



1 day


10 max


Stakeholders, management and staff members considering or planning to implement an Account Based Ticketing system.


Basic knowledge on transport Automatic Fare Collection systems

AFC – Overview of ecosystem training would be an advantage

Training pack

Your training pack includes:

  • A binder
  • A notebook
  • A pen
  • An USB key
  • Your official certificate

FIME "Plus"

  • Stay in contact with your FIME trainer, following your session for continued support and insight
  • Be part of FIME’s trainee community and stay up to date with the latest technological developments
  • Receive an official FIME certificate to recognize your participation

Dedicated training session (at customer premises)

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