Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this program will be presented online in live, instructor-led webinar format.
For those who require manifest training as well, this course is offered for a discounted combination rate as DOT Hazmat Employee & Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest Webinar training!
49 CFR 172.704
This course provides general awareness of and familiarization with hazardous materials transportation regulations, use of the hazardous materials table, emergency response requirements, preparation of shipping papers, marking, labeling, and placarding. Additional function-specific training may be needed to fully comply with 49 CFR 172.704 requirements for those who load hazardous materials or who operate a vehicle transporting hazardous materials.
Each student will receive a course materials download link prior to the webinar and a certificate of completion following the training. For those who will be pre-paying for the course (by paying through this website or arranging advance payment with the NES registrar) and would like hard copies of course materials mailed to you, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-637-2384. Please request materials far enough in advance to allow sufficient time for preparation and delivery.
This training program complies with the initial and refresher training requirements outlined in 49 CFR 172.704 for DOT hazmat employees who affect the safe transportation of hazardous materials.
Who Should Attend:
This course is for employees who prepare and ship hazardous materials or DOT-regulated hazardous waste.
Key Course Topics:
- Hazardous materials table
- Shipping papers
- Marking and labeling
- Emergency response and safety
- Load segregation
- Security training