Hazmat / D.O.T. (49 CFR)

Hazmat / D.O.T. (49 CFR)

Offered as: Custom Onsite or Webinar

A certified training course for all those involved with every aspect of a hazmat shipment by road or surface. This includes shippers, consignors, importers, handlers, packers, freight forwarders, logistics personnel and carriers. The focus of this course is to set systems in place for a safe and compliant shipment.

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Estimated Training Length: 8-16 hours for onsite or webinar
Prerequisite: None

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Course Outline

Chapter 1: The Hazardous Materials Regulations

Introduction

  • Topic 1 – The Hazardous Materials Regulations
  • Topic 2 – Training Requirement
  • Topic 3 – Hazmat Terminology

Chapter 2: Hazmat Identification

  • Topic 4 – Hazard Classification
  • Topic 5 – The HazMat Table, Appendices

Chapter 3: Packaging

  • Topic 6 – Performance-Oriented Packaging
  • Topic 7 – Package Selection

Chapter 4: Hazard Communication

  • Topic 8 – Labeling
  • Topic 9 – Marking
  • Topic 10 – Placarding
  • Topic 11 – Shipping Papers

Chapter 5: Emergency Response

  • Topic 12 Reporting Spills
  • Topic 13 Emergency Procedures

Chapter 6: Security

  • Topic 14 Awareness/Basic Security
  • Topic 15 Advanced Security