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Emergency Response to Railroad Incidents - Basic


Somerset County Fire Training Academy
Hillsborough NJ 08844

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Emergency Response to Railroad Incidents - Basic Course, Railroad 101 for First Responders

Attendee Level

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

Event Focus

Featured topics:

  • Hazmat
  • Rail Safety
  • Tank Car Anatomy
  • Emergency Response
  • Locomotives


The training will cover the following:

  • Safety while operating on or near the railroad
  • Initial response procedures for first responders
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Introduction to Tank Cars
  • Other Equipment found of the railroad (Locomotives, Freight Cars)

Important Details

No PPE Required, this is a classroom delivery only.

Depending on registration and training needs, the training schedule may be adjusted prior to event.

Registration is closed - open only for students currently enrolled in the Somerset County Hazmat Technician Course


  • CSX Transportation


Joseph L. Taylor
CSX Transportation

2973 West Pittsburgh Road
New Castle PA 16101

Phone  412-928-4730
Mobile  757-710-4650