Delegates can choose to focus on specific aspects of Technical Training by opting to undertake any of NTAR’s portfolio of units separately. A record of attendance will be issued on completion of each unit.
An NVQ tailored to individual and / or company needs.
The qualification has a Total Qualification Time of 100 hours of which 70 are Guided Learning. Learners should expect to spend around 30 hours outside of the course, studying and completing assignments.
ELCAS ACCREDITED | NTAR is working closely with industry and tri-support services to develop a portfolio of training that can lead to a second career in the Rail industry; assisting Ex-Forces personnel, and those preparing to leave the forces, to utilise the transferable skills and attributes gained whilst serving.
This 15 day Certificate has a Total Qualification Time of 100 hours of which 70 are Guided Learning. Learners should expect to spend around 30 hours outside of the course, studying and completing assessments.
We have developed this workshop with SNC-Lavalin Rail to give you a general introduction to traction and braking systems on trains.
Frequently Asked Questions What is ELCAS? ELCAS is the Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Service. The Ministry of Defence’s (MOD) Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) Scheme provides funding support to promote lifelong learning amongst members of the Armed Forces who wish to enhance their educational, academic, professional […]
This apprenticeship programme is designed to allow Traction and Rolling Stock Operative apprentices to develop the skills, knowledge, and behaviours required for their immediate job and their future career. Traction and Rolling Stock Maintenance Operatives may work on site in a depot or in a technical office.
NTAR has been working with the Rail industry to develop a portfolio of training which will assist Ex-Forces personnel into a second career in the Rail industry. The qualifications allow Ex-Forces to utilise their transferable skills and attributes gained whilst serving. Developed by NTAR and accredited by EAL – the qualifications are eligible for ELCAS funding and are accredited at Level 3.
Our Rail Engineering Apprenticeships for 2018 Rail Engineering Operative (Level 2) Rail Engineering Technician (Level 3) Rail Engineering Advanced Technician (Level 4) Our 2018 Rail Engineering Apprenticeships have 3 Pathways: Traction and Rolling Stock, Electrification and Telecoms. Traction and Rolling Stock Pathway: Levels 1, 2 […]
The National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR) will be holding a series of one day events at their purpose built training facility in Northampton. Now in its 3rd year, Step Into Rail, is designed specifically for Ex-Forces personnel, and the days will illustrate how valuable […]