Transport AFC - Ecosystem Overview

Understand all the various technologies, parties and players in the Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) ecosystem

This introductory level training course provides a basic understanding of the concepts and players involved in Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) systems for newcomers to the Fare Collection world.


  • Understand the basic terminology and technologies
  • Learn the history of AFC in Transport
  • Introduce the AFC Ecosystem and the need for AFC systems
  • Understand the various types of AFC systems
  • Introduce the current state of play and global trends in the AFC world

Key topics

  • Terminology and Technologies
  • History of AFC systems
  • AFC Ecosystem and Need for AFC systems
  • Types of AFC systems (Closed, Open, CBT, ABT, Mobile, etc.)
  • The Future of AFC systems

Day 1 | AFC - Ecosystem overview


Introduction to AFC Systems
  • Terminology and Definitions
  • History of AFC
  • The AFC Ecosystem
  • The Need for AFC Systems


Types of AFC Systems

  • Closed Loop
  • EMV Open Loop
  • Hybrid (Closed + Open)
  • Card Based Ticketing
  • Account Based Ticketing
  • Mobile Ticketing

The Future of AFC Systems

  • New Technologies
  • Global Trends

Level of difficulty



1 day


10 max


Stakeholders, management and staff members requiring an initial understanding of AFC systems.



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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Open sessions (FIME agencies)

Where When Duration Price (per person) Select
India - Bangaluru 25 Nov 2020 1 day 600 USD

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