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RAIL 0125 - Transportation of Dangerous Goods for Railway Recertification

Railway Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

Course Details

This course will give those working in the railway industry (mainly conductors, locomotive engineers, yard supervisors) an overview of Canadian federal legislation regulating the transport of dangerous goods. Content will include a review of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act and Regulations with a focus on the impact to Canadian railways. Successful students will receive a BCIT Statement of Completion, and a card stating: "This student has met the certification requirements of BCIT Railway in Transportation of Dangerous Goods for Railway." According to Canadian Rail Operating Rules (Rule A, i and vii), recertification is mandatory every three years.


Previous Transportation of Dangerous Goods for Railway certification.





Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 84306

Jan 24 1 Day

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 24 Fri 08:00 - 14:30 AIC



Course Outline





  1. This course is held at BCIT Annacis Island Campus.

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BCIT's Part-time Studies English Language Proficiency Standard is English 12 (or equivalency). Students who do not meet this requirement should upgrade their English skills prior to any future registration.

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