Introductory practice is a type of student activity that allows you to observe the features of your future profession in order to prepare you for the next stages of the educational process. The traditional form of passage is excursions to the bases of branches of JSC “PP” – JSC” Vagonservice”, JSC” Express “Talgo, JSC” SE ” Almaty operational wagon depot. A tour of several companies is more productive, as it allows you to compare the features of their production system. Lectures and conversations with representatives of the company are also held. Introductory practice gives students a complete picture of where they will work in the future.