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Railroad 101 - Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Location

Alabama Fire College Campus
2501 Phoenix Drive
Tuscaloosa AL 35405

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Sessions

  1. to

    Register

Overview

Training includes:

  • This class is a Railroad 101. The primary goal is to train emergency responders how to safely respond within the railroad right of way.
  • Certificates upon successful completion will be emailed following the event

Attendee Level

  • Hazmat technician/specialist
  • First responders
  • Anyone interested in learning more about this topic
  • Basic/Introduction
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Event Focus

Featured topics:

  • Rail Safety

Description

Classroom Sessions includes:

  • Safety on Railroad Property
  • Rail Shipping Documents
  • Rail Equipment Identification
  • Rail Tank Cars
  • Flammable Liquid Unit Trains
  • Incident Response Procedures
  • Working with Railroad Officials
  • Reference Sources for Rail Incidents
    • AskRail Mobile App
    • Rail Crossing Locator
    • Others

 

Important Details

Be at the site by 1730 for registration. Depending on registration and training needs, the training schedule may be adjusted prior to event.

Registration will remain open until after the event. Walk-ins are welcome to register on-site at the training event, however we strongly encourage pre-registration.

Contacts

Glen Rudner
Norfolk Southern Corporation

1400 Norfolk Southern Drive S.
Birmingham AL 35210

Phone  205-451-4787
Mobile  205-937–4104
Glen.Rudner@nscorp.com