Course Details

DOT/IATA: How to Ship Dangerous Goods by Ground and Air

If you ship hazardous materials and dangerous goods by both ground and air, this course is the best way to meet your DOT (49 CFR 172.704) and IATA (DGR 1.5) training requirements in one day.


Attend this interactive session and learn how to:

  • Classify and prepare hazardous materials and dangerous goods for shipment
  • Comply with both DOT and IATA regulations
  • Take advantage of exceptions for limited quantities, small quantities, and excepted quantities
  • Prepare shipping papers
  • Identify and document hazardous substances and marine pollutants
  • Select, fill, and close packages
  • Mark and label packages
  • Load, unload, and placard
  • Comply with recent changes in the regulations that will affect your shipments
  • Implement essential safety and security procedures


This course meets both DOT and IATA initial and recurrent training requirements.


The course handbooks, Hazardous Materials Management: Compliance with the DOT Requirements and Transportation of Dangerous Goods: How to Comply with the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations, provide step-by-step instructions for shipping hazardous materials and dangerous goods by ground and air. 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 Wastewater Operators—8 general hours
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1 Day; Lunch is provided
8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Hazardous Materials Transportation
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Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm ET
Environmental Resource Center
101 Center Pointe Drive Cary, North Carolina 27513
Phone: (919) 469-1585