Multimodal Ground & Vessel Training - Initial

$615.00 per student


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This course provides required initial training to participants involved with shipping Dangerous Goods by Ground and by Vessel.  Hazardous Materials by Ground training is based on the requirements outlined in the United States Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations (49 CFR).  Dangerous Goods by Vessel training is based on the requirements outlined in Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations (49 CFR) and the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG).  

UPDATED FOR 2018

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, participants should be able to:

  • Properly classify substances and articles to their proper class
  • Assign substances and articles to an appropriate proper shipping name
  • Select the correct packaging for the dangerous goods being shipped
  • Select and apply the correct markings and labeling for the material being shipped
  • Correctly complete the shipping paper required for the transportation of Hazardous Materials by Ground
  • Correct complete a transport document as outlined in the IMDG
  • Understand the requirements for security and emergency response as they relate to shipments of dangerous goods
  • Understand the requirements for training as required by the appropriate national authorities
  • Download and print a certificate of training upon successful completion of the course
Additional information regarding USA Hazardous Materials Training requirements can be found at: phmsa.dot.gov/hazmat

Required and Optional Regulatory Manuals

  • 49 CFR
  • IMDG Code - 2016 Edition 
  • Emergency Response Guide - PDF version is included with the course.  Printed version is optional.   

Primary Audience

 

This course is intended for shippers (e.g. chemical manufacturers and distributors, flavors and fragrance manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, industrial manufacturers, fireworks manufacturers, oil and gas industries, etc.), freight forwarders, and emergency management practitioners. This also includes Federal departments and agencies such as government contractors, military armed forces and civilian subcontractors that are involved in shipping and transporting hazardous materials. For additional information regarding who is required to have hazardous materials training please visit our FAQ section of our website.
 
Course Code:
MTM-1020-IW-18
Prerequisite:
None
Course Length:
Varies by Student

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