Become an Expert

DB Rail Academy Expert

Share your expertise with us 

The heart of our training courses are our trainers. They make the difference. We work together with the leading experts of the Deutsche Bahn Group and DB-certified key experts of the transport industry. Our aim is to ensure that our participants develop their skills using the most up-to-date knowledge, the best experience and the latest pedagogical methods.

Therefore, we are always keen to get to know exceptional specialists and inspiring lecturers who are enthusiastic to bring our participants to the next level of Rail and Transportation expertise. We not only work with qualified trainers to deliver our training courses, but we also want to give experts in the transport sector the opportunity to professionalize their training skills, share their expertise and get in touch with participants worldwide.

DB RA Expert


Working as an Expert

Advance your career 

Nowadays it is much easier to take your career path into your own hands and to work on your career in a targeted and simple way. We offer you the opportunity to enhance your career as a freelance trainer!

  • Become a certified trainer
  • Take your time and place of work into your own hands
  • Develop your own expertise and share it with others
  • Gain international experience and expand your network
  • Improve your teaching skills and become a master trainer
  • Discover the railway world of various international companies 

Your skills

We are looking for the best

We seek for high professionals with experience in subject areas such as System Rail, Metro & Light Rail, Bus Transportation, Logistics, New Mobility, Smart Cities, Digitalization of Transport or any other. 

Do you want to share your knowledge effectively? Are you able to communicate openly? You enjoy supporting and motivating others in their development?

If you meet the following requirements, then do not hesitate to apply!

Your skills


The Application Process

Certified trainer of DB Rail Academy

Trainer Application


Your application

What you need to do

If you are interested in applying to work with us as a certified trainer, please send us the following documents in English language to the email address:


Applications will be reviewed and evaluated according to current needs and given criteria. Selected applicants will be invited to our registration process (interview, technical test and presentation skills). This process is necessary to evaluate the professional expertise and language skills of the candidates and to exchange opinions on common expectations and objectives of the training to be conducted.

The next step is our trainer qualification process, where we offer a qualification week in which the candidate will be trained in pedagogical methods, didactics, training development and the basics of DB standards and processes.

Find out more about our Train-the-Trainer program


    Are you an outstanding rail expert?
    Apply to work with us as a certified lecturer at DB Rail Academy.