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

Training Event


CSX Osborn Yard
1200 Don Hutson Blvd
Louisville KY 40219

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  1. to EST (Registration Closed)
  2. to EST (Registration Closed)
  3. to EST (Registration Closed)


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


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.}

Field Exercise 2 Title: Describe session 2 {e.g. Learn about potential leak scenarios for high pressure tank car valves and fittings and how to mitigate those leaks. Install the Emergency Kit "C" on chlorine tank car valve arrangements for standard and next generation (dual valve system) assemblies.}


Important Details

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.



  • CSX Transportation


Ryan Godsey

4400 CSX Dr.
Nashville TN 37204

Phone  276-219-8200
Mobile  276-219-8200

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