Please note: Rail Academy will close for Christmas on 25 December and reopen Monday 10 January 2022.
The Rail Academy Newport is one of Australia’s leading rail training facilities, located 13 kilometres west of the Melbourne CBD. The Academy offers educational spaces for training providers that service the rail sector and other industries.
The Rail Academy Newport is a training facility. If you are looking for a job in the rail industry, please visit the job sites of the rail providers listed on this page.
Training for the Future is a rail industry skills program to prepare Australians to deliver an unprecedented amount of work on the Melbourne rail network over the next ten years and beyond.
"Knowing that I am contributing towards safer and more efficient transportation for communities inspires me and keeps me motivated." - Samrawit Wako
We are overseen by the Victorian Government's Training for the Future program and proudly work with the following partners: