Transportation of Dangerous Goods

COURSE TITLE:
TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS

This course is designed confined space entrants, standby persons, supervisors and rescue personnel. All workers who have roles and responsibilities with regard to confined space must be educated and trained in the hazards and necessary controls to complete their work safely.

 

  • What is Transportation of Dangerous Goods?
  • Who Regulates the Transportation of Dangerous Goods?
  • Classification System
  • Documentation
  • Containers
  • Emergency Actions in the Event of a Spill
  • Roles and Responsibilities

DURATION:

4 Hours

MAX CLASS SIZE:

12 Students

METHOD OF INSTRUCTION:

Classroom/Written Exercises

EOCP CEU’s:

.3

(not applicable for online training)

DETAILED COURSE OUTLINE

NOTE: All courses can be tailored to include company specific information

TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS
  1. What is Transportation of Dangerous Goods?
  2. Who Regulates the Transportation of Dangerous Goods?
    • Federal Regulatory Requirements
  3. Classification System
    • Categories
    • Labels
  4. Documentation
    • Contents
    • Location of Documents
    • Safety Marking
  5. Containers
    • Types
    • Who
  6. Emergency Actions in the Event of a Spill
    • What to Do
    • Reporting
    • Everyone
    • Shipper
    • Driver

An exam will be administered at the end of the class.