Latest News & Blog posts

Welcome to the RPD News section, here you will find latest news within the rail industry and some great articles posted by our staff.

Delivering End-Point Assessments for Train Driving

Text graphic to show Rail Professional Development are approved to deliver end-point assessments.

Rail Professional Development are proud to have achieved EPAO Status, elevating standards in assessment and certification.


Boosting Efficiency and Functionality for Assure Competency Management System

The Assure Integrated Competence Management System is a reliable solution, helping businesses streamline their competence and learning management processes.


ETCS Active Learning Workshop

In April 2023, Rail Professional Development held the first East Coast Digital Programme (ECDP) active learning workshop where representatives from DB Cargo and Colas Rail attended.  The workshop is part of a robust Train The Trainer Programme required for all future ETCS Trainers who will be delivering the driver training courses as part of the […]


Celebrating National Train Day

National Train Day is a celebration that takes place each year. The event is held on the closest Saturday to the 10th of May each year, meaning it’ll be taking place on 13th May this year. It’s a wonderful day that celebrates the history, heritage, and future of the railways around the world.  It’s also […]