Parents

Would you be able to advise your child about career opportunities in rail?

Research by Engineering UK cites parents as a major influencer of young peoples education and career choices.

There are many different career options and industries to choose from but rail typically isn’t one that people think of. But rail and transportation is one of the UK’s fastest-growing industrial sectors and offers an exciting and diverse range of opportunities that could take your child anywhere in the world.

Click on one of the menu options below to learn more about rail careers, the industry’s growth story, and the challenges it faces in deploying advanced digital technology….

Activity-PacksInteractive activities to find out more about how rail works.
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