Build your skills with a free Crude By Rail Training for municipal first responders in 2020.
BNSF Railway will offer Crude By Rail Training workshops to municipal first responders in 2020. This no cost training program will provide first responders with the basic knowledge, skill and abilities to respond to incidents involving Crude By Rail (CBR). The program is delivered over 3 days (24 hours) with over 60% of the time spent on field exercises.
Courses will be offered at two locations:
TEEX – October 12-14, 2020 – FULL
TEEX – October 14-16, 2020 – FULL
NOTE: Once a class is full, if you would like to be added to the waitlist in the event of a cancellation, please select a date below and follow the prompts. Once you are notified of an open seat, you will have 24 hours to register before the next person is notified. Registration is on a first come/first serve basis.
The field training evolutions will include a demonstration of crude oil fires, boil overs and application of foam to crude oil incidents, as well as advanced fire fighting techniques.
The evaluation will culminate in a full-scale derailment exercise.
Registration is by invitation only. A password is required and provided in your invitation.
Texas A&M Brayton Fire Training Field (TEEX), College Station, TX