Course Description

This course meets that requirements of the USDOT 3-year training for safely handling and shipping hazardous materials.

Objectives:

  • Understand the purpose and importance of the Hazardous Materials Table
  • Identify regulated hazardous materials
  • Locate necessary information in the table
  • Identify codes and symbols used in the table
  • Comply with the hazardous materials (hazmat) regulations

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Course Introduction

    • How to use this course

    • Before we begin...

  • 2

    Module 1: Introduction

    • Module 1: Why the heck do I have to do this DOT training?

    • USDOT Module 1 Slides

    • DOT Competency Quiz 1

  • 3

    Module 2. USEPA vs. USDOT

    • Module 2: Do USEPA and the USDOT hate each other?

    • MODULE 2 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 2

  • 4

    Module 3: Identifying Hazardous Materials

    • Module 3: How to Identify Hazardous Materials

    • USDOT Module 3 Slides

    • DOT Competency Quiz 3

    • USDOT Chart 16 Labels and Markings

  • 5

    Module 4: HAZMAT Table

    • Module 4: The HAZMAT Table Columns 1-5

    • MODULE 4 SLIDES

    • DOT 1.0_Hazardous_Materials_Table_-_Student_Workbook

    • DOT Competency Quiz 4

  • 6

    Module 5: Preparing Shipping Papers P1-3

    • Module 5 P1: Preparing Shipping Papers Using HAZMAT Columns 1-5

    • DOT Competency Quiz 5 Part 1

    • Module 5 P2: More on Preparing Shipping Papers

    • DOT Competency Quiz 5 Part 2

    • USDOT Module 5 P3: Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifests

    • USDOT Module 5 Slides

    • DOT Competency Quiz 5 Part 3

    • Guide for Preparing Shipping Papers

    • DOT 2.0 Shipping Papers - Student Workbook

  • 7

    Module 6: Preparing HAZMAT for Shipment Parts 1-2

    • Module 6 P1: Packaging and the HAZMAT Table

    • DOT Competency Quiz 6 Part 1

    • Module 6 P2: Packaging & Shipping Exceptions

    • MODULE 6 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 6 Part 2

    • DOT Performance Packaging Codes

    • DOT MOTS Brochure

    • DOT Overpacks

    • DOT 5.0 Packaging-Student Workbook

  • 8

    Module 7: Labeling Hazardous Material Packages

    • Module 7: Labeling HAZMAT

    • MODULE 7 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 7

    • DOT 3.0 Marking and Labeling-Student Workbook

  • 9

    Module 8: Marking Hazardous Material Packaging

    • Module 8: Marking Requirements

    • MODULE 8 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 8

  • 10

    Module 9: Requirements by Carrier

    • Module 9: Carrier Requirements by Highway, Air, Rail, and Vessel

    • USDOT MODULE 9 Slides

    • DOT Competency Quiz 9

    • DOT 6.0a_Carrier_Highway_Requirements_-_Student_Workbook

    • DOT 6.0b_Carrier_Air_Requirements_-_Student_Workbook

    • DOT 6.0c_Carrier_Rail_Requirements_-_Student_Workbook

    • DOT 6.0d_Carrier_Water_Requirements_-_Student_Workbook

  • 11

    Module 10: Placarding

    • Module 10: Placarding Vehicles and Quantity Limitations by Air/Rail/Vessel

    • USDOT MODULE 10 Slides

    • DOT Competency Quiz 10

    • DOT 4.0 Student Workbook Placarding

  • 12

    Module 11: Lithium Batteries

    • Module 11 - Safety Shipping Lithium Batteries

    • MODULE 11 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 11

    • DOT How To Safely Send Batteries Flyer

    • DOT Battery Guide for Mail

  • 13

    Module 12: Medical & Infectious Hazardous Materials

    • Module 12 - Packaging Medical Waste for Transport

    • MODULE 12 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 12

    • DOT Brochure - Transporting Infectious Substances Safely

  • 14

    Module 13: Security Requirements & Security Plans

    • Module 13: Enhanced Security and Security Plans

    • MODULE 13 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 13

    • DOT 7.0 Security and Security Plans Student Workbook

    • DOT Enhanced Security Brochure

  • 15

    Module 14: Emergency Response During HAZMAT Incidents

    • Module 14: Emergency Response and Missing UHW Manifests

    • MODULE 14 SLIDES

    • DOT Competency Quiz 14

    • Emergency Response Guidebook v2020