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ASLRRA Training Seminar: FRA Drug and Alcohol Training (Part 219)

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June 7-8, 2022
Aloft Nashville West End, Nashville, TN

Join Sam Noe from the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and ASLRRA for a two-day training seminar covering Part 219 Drug and Alcohol Training, including the recent inclusions of certain mechanical employees to federal testing. An in-depth review will cover all sections of the rule and requirements for all railroads and contractors. All questions will be welcomed with an interactive discussion of rule requirements and practices by attendees. Space is limited – please register early!

Presented By:
Sam Noe, Drug and Alcohol Program Specialist, Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
JR Gelnar, Vice President Safety & Compliance, ASLRRA

Registration: $425 Members; $850 Non-Members

Registration includes two days of training and daily breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks in the meeting area.Two full days of training will be held June 7-8, from 8:00am-5:00PM, at the Aloft Nashville West End in the TacTic 2 meeting room.  Daily breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks are included with meeting registration.  PLEASE NOTE: breakfast for meeting attendees is provided daily in an area adjacent to the meeting space, not in the hotel dining room.  Reduced parking rates are available to meeting attendees staying at the hotel, guests may arrange parking upon check-in.  Additional details will be sent via email to registered attendees prior to the meeting.  A Draft agenda is available for download, here.

Hotel:
A block of rooms has been set aside and training will be held at the Aloft Nashville West End, located at 1719 West End Avenue, a short distance from the Nashville International Airport and a quick walk to downtown Nashville. Please use this link to book a room at the negotiated rate of $209/night plus taxes and fees. If reserving by phone, please call 615-329-4200 and identify yourself as part of the group “American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA)”. Overnight self-parking is available to attendees at a discounted rate of $15/room per night. Room block expires May 6, please reserve early to guarantee group rate. One night’s room deposit may be required when making reservations; hotel charges an Early Departure Charge equal to one night’s room rate, please be aware of this when finalizing your travel plans.

Travel:
Nashville, Tennessee is served by the Nashville International Airport (BNA) and passengers may access ground transportation via taxi, ride share apps, and rental cars on site. The Aloft Nashville West End hotel is 9.3 miles west of the airport.

Questions, please contact Sabrina Waiss.

Click Here to download a DRAFT copy of the class agenda.