Employees directly involved in the movement of rail equipment require training as noted in items 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 below.
Employees not directly involved in the movement of rail equipment require training as noted in item 2, 3, 4, 6 and 10 below.
Industrial Railways Operating (IROR) including Railway Radio Communications Rules
Applicable operating rules as per schedule 1 of the Industrial Railway Operating Rules
|2||Dangerous Goods (only required when handling dangerous goods)||As per the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (Canada)|
|3||Car Air Brake Systems||Identify and explain the purpose of each major component of a freight car air brake system and how it works|
|4||Car Securement||Identify and apply the rules that apply to the testing of hand brakes in securing equipment|
|5||Equipment Handling and Switching Strategies||Identify the operating conditions that will affect the selection of the safest and most effective equipment handling and switching strategies, and apply these strategies safely|
|6||Freight Car Inspection||Schedule 4 of the Industrial Railway Regulations|
|7||Core Safety Rules||Explain and apply basic safety rules for working in and around rail equipment, including but not limited to the following:
|8||Engine Operation||Identify and apply the rules and procedures for:
|9||Engine Inspection||Identify and apply the steps to taken in inspecting the equipment:
|10||Basic Core Safety Rules||Explain and apply basic safety rules for working in and around rail equipment, including but not limited to the following: