Jun 2019 Offering

This course has been completed.

Course
AWR147 - Rail Car Incident Response
Date & Times
Jun 8, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

This course has been developed to educate rural emergency responders on freight rail car incidents involving hazardous materials. Through this course, participants will gain an understanding of potential hazards at a train derailment, the properties of specific chemicals, and various incident control, confinement and containment mitigation techniques. In addition, participants will learn about basic rail car design and construction features as well as damage assessment strategies to help interpret damage to the rail cars in the event of an incident. Upon completion of this course, participants should be better prepared to respond to a freight rail car incident without endangering the health and safety of the responders and the environment.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
40 (20 Open Seats)
Region
G
Location
West Plains Fire Station #1
1901 Kissinger St
West Plains, MO 65775
POST Approved
Yes
Target Audiences
Fire, Law Enforcement, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Government Administrative, Public Safety Communications (911), HAZMAT, and Public Works
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Auffert, Joe Howell Co Rural Fire Dist #1
Bell, Christopher West Plains Fire Department
Bradshaw, Paul West Plains Police Department
BROCKELBANK, CHRISTOPHER West Plains Fire Department
Bunch, Verlin Howell County Rural Fire District #1
Cantrell, Christel Howell County Rural Fire District #1
COCKRUM, MATTHEW None Set
Cyr, Lucas West Plains Fire Department
Dennis, Randall Pomona Fire Protection District
Findley, Drew West Plains Fire Department
Forslin, Sean West Plains Fire Department
Franks, Daniel Peace Valley-White Church Fire
Huffman, Dave Missouri State Highway Patrol
KIMES, CHRISTOPHER Missouri State Highway Patrol
O'Hara, David Howell County Rural Fire District #1
Sanders, Lowell Missouri State Highway Patrol
Sims, Roy City of West Plains Fire Department
STERNER, CHRISTOPHER West Plains Fire and Rescue
Wilbanks, William Howell County Rural Fire District #1
Wirtz, Gerald Howell County Rural Fire District #1