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The RDPC is bringing AWR 147 Rail Car Incident Response to HAZARD, KY beginning on Aug. 29, 2020, 8 a.m..

Rail Car Incident Response

This eight-hour awareness-level course is designed to increase the knowledge of first responders in recognizing and characterizing the different types of rail cars, potential leaks, and courses of action to be taken based on initial site assessment. The course will increase participants' knowledge of safety and hazardous conditions that may exist at the scene, and will allow them to become familiar with safe practices adopted by the railroad industry. This course has been developed by The University of Findlay and is delivered in an instructor-led format.

Registration Deadline

All participants must register by Aug. 15, 2020, 5 p.m. to ensure their spot in the course.

How to Register

To register for this course, please contact Shannon Mason at 606-439-6546 or email