This course is designed to provide participants with general information for the transportation of hazardous materials. The emphasis is on verification of hazmat shipments, including waste and radioactive material shipments. Course participants have the opportunity to use 49 CFR to gain familiarity with the Department of Transportation (DOT) regulatory requirements. Classroom exercises provide practice for the participant according to functions the employee performs.
Materials will be provided to facilitate completing the course.
Successful completion is achieved with a passing score of 80% or better on a written exam.
Successful participants receive a certification stating that the training meets the requirements of 49 CFR 172, Subpart H.
Who should Attend?
Hazmat employees, as defined by DOT, who are involved with preparation and transportation of hazardous materials (including waste and radioactive materials) but do not make decisions.