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Construction supervisor? Electrical Engineer? Business know-how?

Take the next step in your professional development by finding and booking a training, program or vocational course with DB Rail Academy. With flexible training options and a highly experienced team, we will give you the skills you need to shape the future!

Based on your level of experience and target, you can find your ideal training. Choose and book training courses from the following product areas.


Important Note:

As part of our booking process, you will need to set up a My Academy account. Please note, if you want to participate in a course but need the invoice to be issued to your company, then registration must be made via company address. This means you need to register as a company. The registering entity and the recipient of the invoice must be the same. Please note that DB Rail Academy cannot amend any invoices after they have been produced! If you require any assistance with your booking, please contact us (

Furthermore, you can only add more than one product to your basket if it has the same currency. If you have two products or more in your basket with different currencies you will encounter a problem when you come to pay. Please make sure that all items in your basket have the same currency before proceeding to pay.

Develop your competence in the area of rolling stock and vehicle technology.
Remain competitive in a VUCA world. As a manager in the rail industry, prepare yourself for new challenges and developments.
The objective of this course is to develop strategic insights into transport planning issues to help implement sustainable transport systems in the future.
Keeping up to date on innovative technology and trends is essential for the future sustainable development of passenger transport services.
Finding the right mode of governance is essential for good service from a passengers’ perspective.
The course objective is to build up know-how of the activities and equipment needed to guarantee the safety, the control and the monitoring of train and metro movements.
This course aims to give an initial overview of the concept of rail transport and enable identification of the purpose, components and functions of the railway as a system.
Understanding why transport regulation is necessary and what applies to passenger transport services helps to determine and implement an effective and sustainable concept.
Understanding the primary and essential documents required for cargo transportation and their purpose helps to manage international trading processes effectively.
This course makes clear that careful planning and design of a passenger transport system help to achieve a successful integration of all modes of transport.
This course makes clear that understanding the importance of policy formulation, evaluation and stakeholder engagement helps to implement sustainable transport concepts.
This course explains the fundamentals of implementing a trial operation with no clients before commercial service and the advantages it brings before the final commissioning.
Evaluating and monitoring travel behavior and its wider impacts is key to planning effective transport systems and policies and adapting to change and modal shift.
Canvas-techniques offer a hands-on-approach to communicate company strategy to everyone helping to formulate and align goals, generate transparency and create plans of action.
Our eyes cannot permanently check the status of all trains or infrastructure – automatic video and image analytics help us to gain efficient comprehensive monitoring.

Our Online Trainings

We offer classroom courses and online courses

An online training is a videoconferencing tool for delivering real-time content without being physically present at a location. Equipped with online features such as screen sharing, whiteboard with drawing tools, presentation, survey or chat functions, you can explore new ways to share your knowledge and expertise during timely, tightly organized online sessions. For our online courses we use the online tool WebEx Training. 


Join our free online courses

With our free Learning Nuggets, you can gain direct access to Deutsche Bahn's railway experts. Learn and discuss topics including freight operationpredictive maintenance and station & service in our short online units explaining what the transportation sector is all about. Find out more about the topics, experts and how to sign up for our sessions here.


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