CANCELLED: AS OF MARCH 17, 2020 THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC AND RESPONSE.
This training is for community first responders including police and fire, community emergency planners and their supporting partners. It will include a morning classroom session at the Coast Hotel and Conference Centre at 1250 Rogers Way in Kamloops followed by a lunch then move to the CN rail yards for the field station portion of the training.
There will be dangerous goods transportation equipment and training aids to show service equipment and safety features associated with the various transport equipment including emergency response contractor support. Personnel from industry and government will be attending to instruct and advise participants regarding response strategies, their roles and responsibilities during dangerous goods incidents.