Course Details

DOT Hazardous Materials Training: The Complete Course

All personnel involved in the shipment of hazardous materials (including hazardous waste) are required to receive initial DOT hazardous materials training and recurrent training every three years. According to 49 CFR 172.704, DOT hazardous materials training is required for personnel classified as “hazmat employees,” defined at 49 CFR 171.8 as employees who perform any job functions that affect the safe transportation of hazardous materials, including personnel who:

  • Load, unload, or handle hazardous materials
  • Label, mark, inspect, or design packages
  • Place hazardous materials into packages
  • Prepare hazardous materials for transportation
  • Prepare bills of lading or hazardous waste manifests
  • Operate a vehicle used to transport hazardous materials

 

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • Determine which of the materials shipped from your site are classified as hazardous materials
  • Select packages that meet DOT requirements for your hazardous materials
  • Properly fill and close packages
  • Mark, label, and placard hazardous materials
  • Take advantage of exceptions for limited quantities and materials of trade
  • Complete and certify accurate shipping papers
  • Implement recent changes to the hazardous materials table
  • Provide emergency instructions and ensure the safety of hazardous materials
  • Comply with requirements for emergency phone numbers, hazardous material ID numbers, and batteries
  • Satisfy your security awareness training requirement
  • Learn when DOT security plans and in-depth security training are required

 

Receive your required training and learn how to comply with the DOT regulations at this comprehensive seminar. This course fulfills your initial and recurrent training requirements. 

 

The course handbook, Hazardous Materials Management: Compliance with the DOT Requirements, provides step-by-step instructions for shipping hazardous materials plus the latest regulations. The latest version of the DOT Emergency Response Guidebook is also included.

 

Pre-approved for the following Continuing Education Credits:

  • CEU—0.8
  • IDEM CE Credit Drinking Water Operators—8 general hours
  • IDEM CE Credit Wastewater Operators—8 general hours
  • KY DEP EC Credit Wastewater Operators—8 hours
  • NY DEC—7 contact hours
  • NC Drinking Water (Water Treatment Facility) Operators—8 contact hours (Professional Growth Hours)
  • NC Wastewater Operators—8 hours
  • Ohio EPA Drinking Water Operators—7.5 hours
  • Ohio EPA Waste Water Operators—7.5 hours

 

ERCWeb - Additional Details
Price
$449.00
Length
1 Day; Lunch is provided
Time
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category
Hazardous Materials Transportation
More Info
CEU: 0.8
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08/18/22
Birmingham
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CT
Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham
250 18th Street South Birmingham, Alabama 35233
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08/25/22
Houston
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Hilton Garden Inn Houston - IAH
15400 John F. Kennedy Blvd. Houston, Texas 77032
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09/01/22
Nashville
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Radisson Hotel Nashville Airport
1112 Airport Center Drive Nashville, Tennessee 37214
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09/15/22
Pittsburgh
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Hyatt Place - Pittsburgh North Shore
260 North Shore Drive Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212
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09/22/22
San Antonio
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09/29/22
Spartanburg
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Hilton Garden Inn Spartanburg
805 Spartan Blvd. Spartanburg, South Carolina 29301
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10/06/22
Chicago
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2930 South River Road Des Plaines, Illinois 60018
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10/13/22
Knoxville
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10/20/22
Mobile
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11/03/22
San Diego
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11/10/22
Charlotte
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Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte/Concord
7831 Gateway Lane Concord, North Carolina 28027
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11/17/22
Orlando
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Hilton Garden Inn Orlando
5877 American Way Orlando, Florida 32819
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12/08/22
Burbank
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Holiday Inn Burbank Media Ctr.
150 E. Angeleno Ave. Burbank, California 91502
Phone: (818) 841-4770
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