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This course will give those interested in working in the railway industry the opportunity to learn essential skills required for safety in a railway yard and working on freight equipment.
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Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Describe rules related to walking in railway yards.
Describe rules related to walking in front of or around freight equipment.
Describe safely entraining, crossing over and detraining stationary freight equipment.
Explain situational awareness related to railway operations.
Explain safety factors while in a railway yard.
Effective as of Winter 2017
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