CSX Hazmat Safety Train FREE Training
East Chicago, IN Peiguss Yard - June 22 nd , 23 rd , and 24 th , 2016
Who – Free training event open to all first responders from Fire, EMS, Emergency Management, and Law Enforcement. There are no pre-requisites and this training is open to all experiences levels. What – CSX Transportation Hazardous Materials team is hosting a Safety Training event. This training will be held on the CSX Hazmat Safety Train where participants will receive classroom based and extensive hands on training on emergency response to railroad incidents and response to hazardous materials incidents on the rail. The training train consists of a training pressure tank car, general service tank car, all current rail tank car valves and fittings currently in transportation on the rail, and more. Participants will have access to a professional team of instructors with extensive firsthand experience in rail hazmat response.
When – There will be 3 classes all identical. Just pick 1 of the 3 and sign up. Wednesday, June 22, 2016 0900 hours-1430 hours Central Time Thursday, June 23, 2016 0900 hours-1430 hours Centraln Time Friday, June 24, 2016 0900 hours-1430 hours Central Time
Where – CSX Peiguss Rail Yard, 4546 White Oak Avenue, East Chicago, IN 46312 Why - While the release of hazardous material incidents are rare in nature these events have the potential to impact virtually all aspects of the community. We strive to provide first rate training at no cost to all first responders to better prepare them for an incident.
Registration – All participants must register by no later than Friday, June 10, 2016, by going to transcaer.com. You can locate this training and more under the State of Indiana current training calendar or go to the following link: https://www.transcaer.com/state.aspx?ID=34 Just select the appropriate location and desired course date. LUNCH and BREAKFAST WILL BE PROVIDED