Learning & Development.

Advancing the training of persons engaged in the operation of the railways

Studying and personal development through the IRO is easy.

As industry custodians of best practice in operational management, the IRO is the major training provider and we offer a broad spectrum of learning and development programmes including Railway Operators Management qualifications, bespoke short courses and guide members through a continuous professional development programme.

POD (Professional Operators Development)

POD contains twelve sections of knowledge and competence which aim to reflect the entire professional context of railway operators.

• POD can help focus your current knowledge and learning

• POD can help target your future learning

• POD can record your professional learning as you go

To find out more see