Initial training in Germany or lateral entrants?

Quality orientation with passion, customer orientation with personal proximity: SBB Cargo International is the market leader on the north-south corridor. The subsidiaries SBB Cargo Deutschland and the RT&S train drivers' academy stand for first-class training and offer various training models.

Railwayman in operational service (EiB)
Specialization in locomotive drivers and transport

Training information

  • 3-year dual training (if you perform well, you can take the final examination 6 months in advance)
  • Locations Cologne and Karlsruhe
  • Training starts on 01 September
  • Training company: SBB Cargo Deutschland GmbH

Training content

  • Vehicle technology, traction vehicle technology, both electric and diesel locomotives
  • Design and operation of train braking equipment
  • Train protection systems (PZB / LZB / SiFa)
  • Signals and their meaning

For more information please contact Sascha Pitsch:

Phone +49 203 607 83 70

Lateral entrants in rail transport

Do you already have an apprenticeship but are looking for a new challenge?

Your next 11 months will be financed and then: you will be the train driver.

Training content

  • The training is financed by the RT&S train driver academy
  • Remuneration and accommodation at the training location is provided by RT&S
  • 11 months of high-quality training in theory and practice
  • Driving licence and additional certificate for SBB CD on successful completion
  • Takeover guarantee with passing the training

Do you have any questions, would you like an interview or would you like to apply directly?

You can do this easily and at any time with us: