Destination Rail: Race to construct

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Groups of approximately 30 learners

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Keystage 1 and 2

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90-120 minutes

About the Workshop

A 2-hour workshop to explore the range of careers that are involved in the rail sector from the train driver to the station architect. The workshop is designed to develop problem solving skills while working as part of a team to build a KNex version of a rail track. During the session learners also have mini tasks that provoke creativity, introduce them to budgeting and teach them the importance of transferable skills in career in the rail industry. 


This can be delivered as part of a Destination Rail day.

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Room requirements:

  • Large classroom or hall with furniture moved to the sides.

Skills Builder Framework Links:

  • Listening 

  • Problem solving 

  • Creativity 

  • Staying positive 

  • Teamwork

Shows learners the variety of careers available in the rail industry, from station design to engineering.

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Interested in booking?

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