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On track to the rail academy

Progress towards a clear central strategy for the training of 'rail engineers' is being made, says Jon Masters Development of a central engineering training strategy appears to have advanced rapidly since the Strategic Rail Authority's January announcement of plans for a national rail academy. Universities, course providers and rail firms have put forward ideas and advice on how the strategy and its rail academy should take shape.

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