Rail Academy

Newcastle College Rail Academy
Jim Hubbard
Head of STEM

Rail Academy is a brand new establishment which opened in September 2014 in the UK. The Academy is part of Newcastle College and offers pre-university education in Level 3 Diploma Engineering Rail (Full-Time). Their brand new facilities include their very own rail depot with a number of rail tracks as well as mechanical workshop, signalling & telecommunications workshop and electronics workshops.

Rail Academy offers activities related to:

  • Track;
  • Signalling and Telecommunications (S&T);
  • Electrification & Plant (E&P);
  • Traction & Rolling Stock (T&RS).