This course provides the fundamentals of complying with the Department of Transportation 49 CFR for proper handling of hazardous materials and regulatory requirements. Participants will learn how to comply with and apply the DOT Hazardous Materials Regulations. They will learn how to use the Hazardous Materials Table to determine if materials are hazardous and how to communicate the requirements such as how to assign proper shipping names and descriptions; proper class and division; guidance for proper packaging and handling; prepare shipping papers; proper marking, labeling and placarding. Hazardous Material registration, permitting, responsibilities, and enforcement will be covered. This includes Emergency Response Information, Security Planning, Recordkeeping, and Hazardous Materials Training.
Please note: A percentage of 80% or higher is considered passing for the test associated with this online course. Upon completion and passing the test, you will be able to download a certification of completion. You will only have one opportunity to pass the test. If you do not pass the test, you will be required to register and pay again to retake the course and test.