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Transportation & Shipping of Hazardous Materials

The Department of Transportation (DOT) makes rules and regulations about transporting hazmat. Some states also have rules and regulations.

These rules make the transport of hazardous materials as safe as possible.

This course will help you follow DOT rules for hazmat transport.

You will learn:

  • Hazmat definitions
  • Hazmat regulations
  • Hazmat training requirements

Courseware Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the nine classes of hazmat
  • Define "hazmat employer" and "hazmat employee"
  • Recognize requirements for packaging hazmat
  • Identify when a hazmat spill must be reported
  • List requirements for hazmat training