April 30, 2016 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
America/New York Timezone
Blue Mountain Union School
Department of Public Safety – Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security and the Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium are offering a special training, Rail Car Incident Response.
The free course will be held at the Blue Mountain Union School in Wells River, VT on April 30, 2016 from 8:00AM – 5:00PM. Further information on the course can be found on the RDPC website https://www.ruraltraining.org/training/schedule/2016-04-30-awr147-wellsriver-vt-001/.
Emergency responders, especially fire and law enforcement, as well as emergency managers and freight/rail industry representatives who want to gain a basic working knowledge are encouraged to attend. Hazardous materials technicians may attend but content is designed at the awareness level
Rail Car Incident Response is an eight-hour, awareness-level training program developed to educate rural emergency responders on freight rail car incidents involving hazardous materials.