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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 (

Advanced Quality Management tools aid companies to tackle multi-facetted, complex problems and find ideal solutions for deeper rooted problems that go beyond daily business.
Artificial intelligence (AI) offers endless possibilities for rail companies in terms of using data more efficiently, refining processes and developing new business models.
ATO (Automatic Train Operation) and DTO (Driverless Train Operation) are key elements for improving energy efficiency and increasing line capacity in the railroad sector.
Communication-Based Train Control (CBTC) helps to achieve maximum capacity and brings flexibility in responding to traffic demand whilst maintaining safety requirements.
Blockchain has the potential to fundamentally change how we deal with contracts, transactions and shared data in the rail industry without further need of intermediaries.
The aim is to explore cargo types and their classification showing how this affects logistics planning as well as different handling tools for an efficient transportation.
The course objective is to understand the fundamentals of the modern rail train control system, Communication-Based Train Control (CBTC).
An expert in Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) is able to understand its architecture, components, system functioning and operation.
Voice interaction with computers will fundamentally change how customers and employees at rail companies interact with technology and allow new digitalization use cases.
Get to grips with technical details.
This course explains the core technologies as a base for connected rail and mobility companies in the digital age.
Learn about the core tools and aspects influencing your employees and how they work together as a base for connected rail and mobility companies in the digital age.
The objective is to understand the analysis of railway investments, using an explicit methodology of economic valuation, for possible railway lines to be built or improved.
Digitalization changes the services that rail companies can provide to their customers as well as the way customers interact with the company and their services.
The program guides you through the main topics of the digitalization of the rail industry and the possible changes in operation, maintenance and interaction with customers.

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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