September 13-14, 2022
Embassy Suites by Hilton, Phoenix Downtown North, Phoenix, AZ
For the first time in three years, ASLRRA is pleased to offer the Regulatory Module of the association’s Leadership Development Training Program. This popular seminar covers critical regulatory information and leadership qualities for short line and regional railroad managers to strengthen the understanding and application of certain regulations and to enhance the railroads’ overall safety practices and culture. Developed for railroad supervisors and managers from multiple crafts, the curriculum is relevant to a diverse group of short line railroad industry professionals. The two-day training program provides an overview of the federal agencies that regulate railroads, and includes a comprehensive review of 49CFR Parts 217, 218, 219, 225, 228, and 243. The training combines traditional presentation methods with interactive discussion using real world examples to round out the attendees’ understanding of complicated regulations and how they impact front line operations. The program agenda will cover Federal Regulations 101, Leadership Qualities, Part 217, Part 218, Part 219, Part 228, Part 225 and Part 243.
JR Gelnar, Vice President, Safety & Compliance, ASLRRA
Mitch Harris, Director of Safety, Training & Regulatory Compliance, Rio Grande Pacific Corporation and ASLRRA Safety Committee Chair
Members - $425; Non-Members - $850
Space is limited so please register early! Registration includes two days of training with daily lunch & refreshment breaks. Attendees who complete the training will receive a Certificate of Completion for their file
Hotel and Shuttle:
A block of rooms has been set aside and training will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, Phoenix Downtown North, located at 10 East Thomas Road in Phoenix, AZ. Please use this link to book a room at the negotiated rate of $169/night plus taxes and fees, which includes daily cooked-to-order and hot buffet breakfast and evening cocktail reception. Overnight self-parking is available to attendees at a discounted rate of $10 per night. Room block expires August 22, please reserve early to guarantee group rate. One night’s room deposit may be required when making reservations. Hotel charges an Early Departure Charge of $50, please be aware of this when finalizing your travel plans.
Phoenix, Arizona is served by the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and passengers may access ground transportation via taxi, ride share apps, and rental cars on site. The Embassy Suites Phoenix Downtown North hotel is 7 miles from the airport.
Questions, please contact Sabrina Waiss.