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  • Hazardous Materials Transportation

  • DOT Hazardous Materials Training: The Complete Course - Webcast

    DOT Hazardous Materials Training: The Complete Course - Webcast

    The Department of Transportation (49 CFR 172.704) makes training mandatory for almost anyone who handles hazardous materials, regardless of the amount. This affects employees who select or fill hazardous materials packages, label containers, complete shipping papers, load or unload vehicles, transload hazardous materials, or operate vehicles used in the transport of hazardous materials.

  • DOT Hazardous Materials Update - Webcast

    DOT Hazardous Materials Update - Webcast

    This four-hour course is the perfect way to meet your DOT 49 CFR 172.704(c)(2) recurrent training and testing requirements. You will learn how to classify, package, mark, label, document, and ship hazardous materials in accordance with DOT regulations. You will also learn how to comply with the new requirements that have been enacted over the past year.

  • Hazmat Security - Webcast

    Hazmat Security - Webcast

    DOT has established stringent hazmat security requirements to enhance the security of hazardous materials transportation. This requires most hazmat employers to provide security training to their employees as part of their regular hazmat training.

  • How to Ship Batteries by Ground and Air - Webcast

    How to Ship Batteries by Ground and Air - Webcast

    If you ship batteries by ground or air, you must comply with very detailed DOT and IATA regulations regarding how batteries are classified, packaged, marked, labeled, transported, and identified on shipping papers. The rules apply not only to batteries, but also to equipment or vehicles that contain batteries as well as batteries packed with equipment. Virtually all types of batteries are regulated, including lithium, lead-acid, nickel cadmium, and...

  • How to Ship Consumer Commodities and Limited Quantities - Webcast

    How to Ship Consumer Commodities and Limited Quantities - Webcast

    Consumer commodities (ORM-D) and limited quantities are subject to somewhat less stringent regulations than other hazardous materials. However, this does not mean that DOT doesn't regulate them. And when you ship them by air, they are subject to more stringent regulations established by IATA and ICAO. Regulatory relief is also granted to sample shipments, materials that are transported by private motor carriers in support of a business, and small...

  • IATA Dangerous Goods Update - Webcast

    IATA Dangerous Goods Update - Webcast

    This five-hour course will prepare you to ship dangerous goods by air in accordance with the International Air Transport Association's Dangerous Goods Regulations. Topics include how to determine which materials are regulated, how to package dangerous goods for air transportation, special requirements for consumer commodities, and marking and labeling requirements. You will also learn how to use the international regulations within the guidelines of...

  • International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code - Webcast

    International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code - Webcast

    In this five-hour course you will learn how to prepare dangerous goods for shipment by vessel using the International Maritime Organization's IMDG Code. Using the IMDG Dangerous Goods List, you will learn how to classify, package, mark, label, and placard dangerous goods for vessel shipment. You will also learn how to identify marine pollutants and prepare transport documents.

  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods: Compliance with IATA and IMO Regulations

    Transportation of Dangerous Goods: Compliance with IATA and IMO Regulations

    This course provides an in-depth look at the regulations governing shipments by sea and air under IMO (International Maritime Organization) and IATA (International Air Transport Association) regulations. It focuses on the differences between domestic and international regulations and covers any regulatory changes or additions that have occurred in the past two years. During this class you will participate in hands-on exercises that will give you the...

  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods: Compliance with IATA Regulations - Webcast

    Transportation of Dangerous Goods: Compliance with IATA Regulations - Webcast

    This course will provide you with an in-depth look and practical experience in the domestic and international regulations governing the transportation of dangerous goods (hazardous materials) by air. You will learn how to determine which materials are classified as dangerous goods, how to select and prepare packages, how to mark and label packages, as well as how to prepare consumer commodities, excepted quantities, and limited quantities for...

  • Transportation of Infectious Substances by Ground and Air - Webcast

    Transportation of Infectious Substances by Ground and Air - Webcast

    Shipments of infectious substances by ground and air are rarely covered in general DOT and IATA training classes because the requirements for shipping infectious substances are unique. This five-hour course will guide you through these highly specific requirements. You will learn how to classify infectious substances into Categories A or B; how to select and prepare the triple packaging systems appropriate for your infectious substance; how to mark,...