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Our vision is to pioneer technical excellence, and our mission is to produce a new generation of highly-skilled professionals to lead Britain’s future rail industry.

Whether you’re leaving school, wanting to up-skill or take a new career direction, we offer courses and apprenticeships in all elements of the rail industry. Our curriculum has been developed by the best in the business and is taught at brand new, state-of-the-art facilities in Birmingham and Doncaster.

Tempted to become part of the rail revolution? Why not check out more about us and our campuses. To find out where high speed rail could take you, explore our courses and apply today.

Cutting-edge skills

for a diverse range of learners

COURSES IN:

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MANAGEMENT
INFRASTRUCTURE
POWER
ROLLING STOCK

 

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Train at two brand new college campuses, offering fully installed track and rolling stock, specialist workshops, advanced digital learning and practical classroom teaching.

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A college dedicated to the future of the rail industry

A college dedicated to the future of the rail industry
A college dedicated to the future of the rail industry

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Doors are opening campaign launched at the National College for High Speed Rail

A campaign to address the skills gap in UK engineering and the rail sector is getting underway this week, with an aim to boost sign ups to a brand new employer-led college under development in Doncaster and Birmingham.

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Laying the tracks for the future of rail: Transport Minister visits Doncaster campus

Transport Minister celebrates £300,000 industry investment to create world-class skills centre in Doncaster Transport Minister, Andrew Jones, visited the National College for High Speed Rail (NCHSR) today (20th February 2017) to meet businesses supporting the creation of a new state-of-the-art engineering and technology facility in Doncaster.

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Birmingham Open Day

This event is the perfect chance to find out more about the National College, and where it could take you! You’ll be able to talk to College staff about our courses, support, bursaries and locations, and ask any questions you may have. We’ll be giving a range of presentations throughout the event giving you all… Read more »

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