Now available - Railroad Safety AwarenessThe Railroad Safety Awareness Training is a web-based course available for new employees and as a refresher for employees that have already taken the 2014 Railroad Safety Training sessions held in-person for nearly 1500 employees. Over sixty-two different employee classifications participated from four of the seven divisions in the 2014 training sessions and now additional material and updated information on the concepts of railroad safety training is available. DOT staff in designated filed operation classifications and other classifications, as determined by management are required to complete this training on an annual basis. The Iowa DOT values safety, and is taking this proactive approach to increase awareness and help ensure the safety of Iowa DOT workers, railroad workers and contractors. Please go to the Web Based Training tab for information on Learning Credentials and then to Web-Based Courses tab to take the course.
New - Safety training videos
The DOT has produced a number of training videos pertaining to construction safety.These include Grading Safety, One Step From Death, Plant Site Safety, and more. These are now available on demand on the Training Web Courses page.
Go to Web Courses, then select the Safety Tab. Select Safety Videos and the complete list of safety videos will be shown.Please note these videos have a delay when they first start, so it will take several seconds for the video to appear.