DOT Training and Global Variances [ Classroom ]

Course Overview

Designed to satisfy the DOT’s general awareness training requirements and inform students about international variations, this two-day course teaches how to navigate and understand the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR). This includes:

  • Classification of hazardous materials
  • How to select the proper packaging
  • When to use packaging exceptions
  • How to select a proper shipping name and provide the proper description and emergency response information on the documentation
  • How to properly  mark, label, and placard the package and transport vehicle prior to offering the material for transport

In addition to the DOT training the course will provide an overview of some of the variances of the transport regulations of other countries. The coverage of global variances will provide information on the various differences between what DOT and other countries require. It will also compare the Hazardous Materials table to the Dangerous Goods lists used by other countries.

For more information about this course or to request training at your location, please complete our Training Request form.

Related Courses

Transportation of Dangerous Goods Awareness Introduction Course

Upcoming Course Dates

Event DatesLocationSeats AvailableEvent Registration
Mar 20, 2018 - Mar 21, 2018Pittsburgh, PAClosedRegistration Closed

For more information about this course or to request training at your location, please complete our Training Request form.