Railroad Workplace Safety (Part 214) Training Seminar


Join FRA and ASLRRA to hear directly from the experts about Roadway Worker Protection, On-Track Roadway Maintenance Machines, and Hi-Rail Vehicles Part 214 — Railroad Workplace Safety requirements. On-track safety program requirements will be a featured subject. The FAMES committee’s findings and recommendations will be discussed with a focus on Roadway Maintenance Machine safety.

Attendees will have an opportunity to participate in daily interactive discussions with peers and regulatory experts and receive a certificate of completion following the seminar.

Space is limited — please register early!


JR Gelnar, Vice President Safety & Compliance, ASLRRA
Tim Presser, 214 (RWP/RMM) HQ Specialist, FRA


Members - $495; Non-Members - $900

Registration includes two full days of training, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., at the Hilton Garden Inn Nashville/Vanderbilt with daily lunch & refreshment breaks provided in the meeting area; daily breakfast is provided in hotel dining area.

Additional details will be sent via email to registered attendees prior to the meeting.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations made 30 or more days before training will receive a full refund; no refunds will be given if cancellation is made within the 30-day window.


A block of rooms has been set aside and training will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Nashville/Vanderbilt at 1715 Broadway in Nashville, Tennessee.

Reserve Your Room

Please use this link to book a room at the negotiated rate of $219/night plus taxes and fees, which includes a daily breakfast voucher for use in the hotel dining area.

Reservations may also be made by calling 1-615-369-5900 or 1-877-STAY-HGI and mentioning group name ASLRRA, or online using the group code AOC24.

Overnight valet parking is available to attendees for $39 per night; local attendees may self-park at a discounted daily rate of $18.

Room block expires Friday, June 14; please reserve early to guarantee group rate. Hotel requires 48-hour notice for all cancellations, please be aware of this when finalizing your travel plans.


Nashville 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 Hilton Garden Inn Nashville/Vanderbilt is 9 miles from the airport.

Questions, please contact Sabrina Waiss.

SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE TO EMPLOYEES OF SMALL RAILROADS to attend the training seminar. Qualified candidates must be employed by an ASLRRA member railroad earning less than $10 Million in annual revenue (click here for complete criteria). The online scholarship application form is quick and easy, and scholarship recipients will be reimbursed up to $1,200 for registration, travel and lodging expenses. Apply today!