Skills & Training

NSAR occupies a unique position sitting between the key stakeholder groups, employers, academia and training providers in the sector having strong links to each. NSAR also supports employer, training providers facilitate training requirements in addition to working with Rail Engineering, Infrastructure Operations and Network Operations in the development of new Apprenticeship Standards. 

Click on the links below to find out more about our Skills & Training offering.

Apprenticeships Standards & Assessment Plans

NSAR works with various transport and engineering trailblazers groups on the development of new rail and transport related apprenticeship standards and relevant end point assessment plans. 

National Training Partnership

National Training Partnership supports the UK rail industry in achieving an integrated approach to education, professional development and training. 

Training & Curriculum 


NSAR offers a training plan curriculum development consultancy. This involves working with various parties to help define, shape and deliver detailed plans for the delivery of training.  



We provide Ofsted guidance service consisting of workshops and bespoke onsite views offering you the practical tools and skills to be ready for Ofsted inspections.

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