DOT Hazardous Materials Transportation Training

Course Details:

2 days, 14 instructional hours
14 MESH (Manager of Environmental Safety and Health) Hours
14 Engineering Professional Development Hours (PDHs)

About This Event:
This 2-day course will cover the basic requirements for shipping hazardous materials using 49 CFR (DOT) regulations. This certification workshop discusses the fundamentals of shipping hazardous materials and hazardous wastes, quantity exemptions and exceptions, and recent changes in the regulations. You will learn how to apply the rules to your materials.

The course consists of engaging lecture, table-top exercises, and a series of review questions following each major topic. There is an exam administered at the end of the workshop. Certificates of participation will be awarded.

Recommended For:
Anyone who meets the definition of a “Hazmat Employee” or oversees the activities of Hazmat Employees is urged to attend. This includes, but is not limited to, those who prepare and offer materials for transport, prepare and/or sign shipping papers (includes EPA’s Universal Hazardous Waste Manifest), load, unload or otherwise handles hazardous materials shipments, and those responsible for the safety and security of hazardous materials shipments.

NOTE: Hazmat training is required within 90 days for new employees.

 

Participants Will:
  • Recognize and identify hazardous materials;
  • Understand details related to shipping, receiving and handling hazardous materials;
  • Demonstrate methods and procedures to avoid accidents, protect employees, and respond to emergencies;
  • Receive a copy of 49 CFR, Parts 100-185.
Topics Covered Include:
  • Use of 49 CFR Parts 100-185 and applicability of the Hazardous Materials Regulations
  • Identification of hazardous materials and use of the § 172-101 HM Table
  • Packaging and package specifications
  • Marking, labeling, placarding
  • Shipping papers
  • Separation and segregation by highway
  • Incident reporting
  • Registration, security plans and emergency response

Course Info


Registration

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Instructor

Charlie Parrish

Upcoming Dates

Location: Raleigh NC
Start Date: November 16, 2016
End Date: November 17, 2016
Time: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Cost: $455
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Location: Raleigh NC
Start Date: May 24, 2017
End Date: May 25, 2017
Time: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Cost: $455
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Location: Greensboro NC
Start Date: August 16, 2017
End Date: August 17, 2017
Time: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Cost: $455
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Location: Raleigh NC
Start Date: November 02, 2017
End Date: November 03, 2017
Time: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Cost: $455
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