2020 Education and Training Events

Advanced Designated Supervisor of Locomotive Engineers (DSLE) Training

Presented by: JR Gelnar, VP Safety & Compliance, ASLRRA and Mark Vaughn, Assistant General Manager, Iowa Northern Railroad Company
Date: April 14-16, 2020
Location: Iowa Northern Railroad Company, Waterloo, IA
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ASLRRA Leadership Development Training, Regulatory Module

Presented by: JR Gelnar, VP Safety & Compliance, ASLRRA
Date: May 19-20, 2020
Location: Iowa Northern Railroad Company, Waterloo, IA

ASLRRA is offering the association’s regulatory module of the Leadership Development Training program, covering critical regulatory information for short line and regional railroads to strengthen the understanding and application of certain regulations to enhance the railroads’ overall safety practices. Developed for railroad supervisors and managers from multiple crafts, the curriculum is relevant to a diverse group of short line railroad industry professionals. The training program provides an overview of the federal agencies that regulate railroads and includes a comprehensive review of 49CFR Parts 217, 218, 219, 225, 228 240 (DSLE).  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. 
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General Code of Operating Rules (GCOR) Training

Presented by: JR Gelnar, VP Safety & Compliance, ASLRRA and Mark Vaughn, Assistant General Manager, Iowa Northern Railroad Company Date: June 23-25
Location: Iowa Northern Railroad Company, Waterloo, IA
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Part 232, Air Brakes Training

Presented by: JR Gelnar, VP Safety & Compliance, ASLRRA and Mark Vaughn, Assistant General Manager, Iowa Northern Railroad Company Date: August 4-5
Location: Iowa Northern Railroad Company, Waterloo, IA
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