The National College for High Speed Rail in Birmingham is hosting an Open Day this November to give future students the chance to learn about courses that are designed to prepare them for a career in rail.

The event is the perfect opportunity to find out more about the higher education full-time courses available for learners aged 18 and over. Visitors will also be able to tour the state-of-the-art facilities, experience the specialist learning equipment such as VR/AR, CAD/CAM, and even hop on board a former Eurostar power car, as well as having the opportunity to speak to curriculum staff and attend a Q&A session with current students.

Employers from the industry who work closely with the college, will also be on hand so you can gain a real insight into the industry, and find out about the career opportunities that are available.

If you’re interested in training at the National College for High Speed Rail, you can find out more about what a career in the industry can do for you, by visiting its Open Day on:

Tuesday 6 November, 4.00pm to 7.00pm at the National College for High Speed Rail, 2 Lister Street, Birmingham B7 4AG. 

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