Short Courses

Working closely with the line managers and subject experts at the forefront of the MTR Corporation, MTR Academy is translating the issues in the day-to-day business and operation of the railway industry into short courses and seminars for industry-related professionals.

By delving into both local and regional case studies, the courses seek to raise awareness of global best practices, enrich professional knowledge, as well as create a community of like-minded industry players.

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Course Venue: MTR Academy - Hung Hom Centre

Prerequisite: Senior Secondary, Form 4 or above

Continuing Professional Development

Date Time Course (Course Code) Speaker
17 March 2018 (Sat) 9:30am - 12:30pm Octopus, Single Journey Smart Card, and the next (SC 18-004) Eric Yeung
2, 9, 16, 23 March
6, 13, 20, 27 April
4, 11, 25 May 2018 (Fri)
07:00pm - 10:00pm Basic Signalling (SC 18-009) Y.T. Tai + K.P. Leung + C.P. Lung + Y.F. Sung
28 April 2018 (Sat) 9:30am - 12:30pm MTR Fire Safety Strategy and Best Practice (SC 18-005) Eric Cheung

15% off for members of supporting professional bodies*, full time staff of MTRCL and its subsidiary companies (Ngong Ping 360, Octopus and TraxComm) to apply Continuing Professional Development programmes

* Supporting professional bodies include:
Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE), The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), Society of Operations Engineers (SOE), The Institution of Railway Signal Engineers (HK) (IRSE), China Hong Kong Railway Institution (CHKRI), Hong Kong Quality Management Association (HKQMA), Six Sigma Institute (SSI), Hong Kong Institute of Environmentalists, Literati Academy of Greater China ( Lagreach), The Hong Kong Institution of Engineering Surveyors (HKIES), American Society of Mechanical Engineers HK Chapter (ASME HK) and the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors, HK Regions (ICES) .

Railway Intro Series

Date Time Course (Course Code) Speaker
9 March 2018 (Fri) 7pm - 10pm Railway-Intro 7 : Train Operations – A Day in the Life of a Train Crew
(SC 18-003)


13 Jun 2018 (Wed) 7pm - 10pm Railway-Intro 4 : Station Facilities
(SC 18-007)

Jennifer Lui

23 Jun 2018 (Sat) 9:30am - 12:30pm Railway-Intro 12 : Light Rail Operations
(SC 18-008)

WT Chan

Railway 101

Date Time Course (Course Code) Speaker
6 Mar 2018 (Tue) 7pm - 9pm Railway 101 (SC 18-010) MTR Speaker
25 May 2018 (Fri) 7pm - 9pm Railway 101 (SC 18-011) MTR Speaker
Course NamePeriodVenue*PrerequisiteFeeApplication
SC 18-009Basic Signalling2, 9,16,23 March, 6,13,20,27 April, 4, 11 May 2018 19:00-22:00. 25 May 2018 19:00-20:30HHBn/aHK$7,000.00
SC 18-010Railway 1016 March 2018 19:00 - 21:00HHBHK$200.00
SC 18-003Railway-Intro 7: Train Operations – A Day in the Life of a Train Crew09 March 2018 19:00-22:00HHBHK$250.00
SC 18-004Octopus, Single Journey Smart Card (SJSC), and the next17 March 2018 09:30-12:30HHBn/aHK$900.00
SC 18-005MTR Fire Safety Strategy and Best Practice28 April 2018 09:30-12:30HHBn/aHK$900.00
SC 18-011Railway 10125 May 2018 19:00 - 21:00HHBHK$200.00
SC 18-007Railway-Intro 4: Station Facilities13 June 2018 19:00-22:00HHBHK$250.00
SC 18-008Railway-Intro 12: Light Rail Operations23 June 2018 09:30-12:30HK$250.00


* MTR Academy
HHB:Hung Hom Centre
KBD:Kowloon Bay Deport Centre
TAD:Tai Wai Depot Centre
PHD:Pat Heung Depot Centre
HQ:Headquarters Centre
CL:Citylink Centre
MP:Manhattan Place