ADVANCED USDOT WORKSHOP

This advanced workshop is provided over 2 consecutive days, and provides attendees such as managers and supervisors with more regulatory compliance detail with regard to the USDOT Hazardous Materials Regulations requirements for shippers (offerors) by highway and rail. Topics that will be discussed in more detail include, but a re not limited to, hazard class/division definitions, use of the Hazardous Materials Table, selection of proper shipping descriptions, shipping description modifications, regulation of hazardous substances, selection of authorized non-bulk and bulk packaging, marking, labeling/placarding of containers, completion of shipping documents and emergency response information, vehicle placarding; and hazardous materials incident response and reporting, and record keeping. The total duration of this workshop is 16 hours. Compliance requirements for Explosives (Class 1) and Radioactive Materials (Class 7) are not included in this training program.