Community Training

Hazmat Training in Your Community

Build your skills with free railroad familiarization courses for community emergency responders.


As a member of Transportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response (TransCAER®), BNSF provides a no-cost railroad hazardous materials familiarization course for community emergency responders. This four-hour course uses a combination of classroom and hands-on modules.

Training is conducted at the location of your choice.

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Click below to download the Railroad Emergency Response and Hazardous Materials Awareness Training flyer.


2017 West Coast Flammable Liquids by Rail Training Tour

BNSF Railway, Union Pacific Railway and Shell Oil Company in conjunction with TransCAER® offers a FREE Flammable Liquids by Rail familiarization course for Community Emergency Responders. This course is taught by leading Rail and Oil Industry Emergency Response personnel. The class will familiarize Community First Responders with Flammable Liquids that are commonly transported by rail, including Petroleum, Crude Oil and Ethanol.

Click below to download the 2017 West Coast Flammable Liquids by Rail Training flyer.


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