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CSX Emergency Response to Railroad Incidents (Responder Incident Training Train)

Training Event

Location

CSX Barr Yard
13600 Wentworth Ave
Riverdale IL 60827

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Sessions

  1. to EST

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  2. to EST

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  3. to EST (Registration Closed)
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Overview

Training includes:

  • Hands-on workshops and classroom instruction
  • Complimentary lunch
  • Certificates upon successful completion will be emailed following the event

Attendee Level

  • Hazmat technician/specialist
  • First responders
  • Basic/Introduction
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Event Focus

Featured topics:

  • Hazmat
  • Rail Safety
  • Tank Car Anatomy
  • Leak Mitigation & Capping Kits
  • Emergency Response
  • Locomotives

Description

Classroom Sessions

Session 1: Describe presentation 1 {e.g. Learn about railroad operations, hazards, and safety rules. Rail hazmat safety and emergency response procedures are reviewed.}

Field Exercises

Field Exercise 1 Title: Describe session 1 {e.g. Learn about the anatomy of general service and pressure tank cars including protective housings, valves and fittings, truck components, safety appliances, jacket, shell and head construction, placards and markings.}

 

Important Details

*****6/20- 6/23 for Fire Department First Responders*****

*****6/26 - 6/30 for Local Government, EPA, and contractors*****

Required Safety Gear: Enter all required safety gear {e.g. Safety vest, hard hat, gloves, safety glasses, long pants, and steel toe or composite toe boots}

Please advise the instructor(s) of any pre-existing medical condition(s) that may preclude you from participating in any field exercise. Stay hydrated and alert.

Be at the site by 0830 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.

Sponsors

  • CSX Transportation

Contacts

Ryan Godsey
CSXT

4400 CSX Dr.
Nashville TN 37204

Phone  276-219-8200
Mobile  276-219-8200
ryan_godsey@csx.com