D.O.T. HAZARDOUS MATERIALS REGULATIONS TRAINING PROTOCOL


1. Employee attendance sheet.

2. Introduction
• Advisory Guidance
• Penalties for violation of HM rules

3. Video

4. Definitions 
• Bulk Packaging/Non-bulk Packaging
• Hazard Class
• Hazardous Material
• Hazardous Waste
• Hazardous Substances

5. Training Requirements
• General Awareness
• Function Specific
• Safety Training
• Initial Training
• Refresher Training

6. Hazard Classes and Packing Groups
• 9 Hazard Classes
• 3 Packing Groups

7. Hazardous Materials Table
• Basic Description (Proper Shipping Name) - proper sequence
• Different requirements for VRLA, Wet batteries, DUF, and Moist Dry
• N.o.s., designation
• I.D. number - U.N, N.A.

8. Shipping Papers
• General entries
• Descriptions
• Certification
• Bill of Lading and how to fill it out correctly
• MSDS's and how to find transportation information needed

9. Marking, labeling and placarding

10. Emergency Response and the Emergency Response Guidebook

11. UN Packaging - Performance Oriented Packaging (P.O.P.)

12. Load Segregation
• Segregation Table

13. Discussion, Questions and Answers
• IMO, IMDG - different requirements for shipping overseas
• IATA - different requirements for shipping overseas by air
• U.P.S. - different requirements to ship with United Parcel Service

14. Exam


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