State-of-the-art learning in high speed rail, technology and engineering


The UK’s transport infrastructure is changing – with new routes, modernisation and a growth in speed, technology and innovation. And the National College for High Speed Rail is where you can become one of the people who’ll make it all happen.


The National College for High Speed Rail is training learners to lead the next generation of British engineering industry. We’ve partnered with employers to design courses that make sure you get the exact skills you need.

And when you study at our high-tech, state-of-the-art campuses in Birmingham and Doncaster, you’ll combine the classroom with real work experience, so you’ll be ready to get your career on track as soon as you finish your course.

Our Certificate of Higher Education in High Speed Rail and Infrastructure is a full-time, Level 4 course for those leaving school or sixth-form, and an ideal alternative to University; while our Advanced Technician Apprenticeships offer you the opportunity to earn while you learn by partnering with an employer.

Click the buttons to find out more about our course pathways and apply – or if you’d like to know more, then get in touch!