Hire Instructors

The Rail Academy is a specialist, operations training provider.  Through our exclusive partnership with Rail Adventure UK Ltd (originally SLC Operations) – a licensed rail operator and an ORR approved Train Driver Training and Examination Centre – we are able to provide experienced, qualified instructors in Train Driving, Guarding, Depot Driving, Shunting and other safety critical operating roles.   

All our instructors are experienced in their roles and qualified as instructors and assessors.  Our train driver training activities are fully compliant with the Train Driver Licensing and Certification Regulations 2010 (TDLCR 2010).

Hire Driver or Guard Instructors and Assessors

With a team of six, A1 qualified, experienced Train Driver Instructors and two Guard/Shunting Instructors, we can:

  • Help deliver your inhouse training programs or lead them for you;
  • Train new train drivers from street to seat, including all elements of Part A and Part B;
  • Create and deliver bespoke training programs to help introduce new or modified operating arrangements; infrastructure; or fleets of trains;
  • Carry out cyclical training and assessments  including rules, traction and route refreshes for drivers and guards;
  • Undertake train driver apprentice end point assessments;

If you need a trusted and experienced helping hand, contact us at enquiries@therailacademy.com and tell us what you need.  We will do whatever we can to help you.