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General Hazardous Materials

Course Number: 
Prerequisites for Attendance: 

Successful completion of at least one of the North American Standard Levels of Inspection (Levels I through V).

Target Audience: 

Federal, State MCSAP and local law enforcement personnel.


Provides instruction on the laws and the organizations responsible for the regulation of the transportation of hazardous materials (HM). This course is designed to train personnel to inspect HM shipments for compliance with Hazardous Materials Regulations, either on the roadside or at a carrier's or shipper's place of business. Participants are given opportunities to practice the job functions related to the regulation of HM.


Upon completion of this course, participants will understand the operational use of the Hazardous Materials Table (§172.01) as well as shipping paper and placarding requirements. They will also be introduced to FMCSA/CVSA Hazardous Materials Out-of-Service criteria.

Margie Mcqueen
Safety Programs Manager:
National Training Center
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE
Washington, DC 20590
United States
Phone: 202-657-2827
Fax: 877-561-1787
Business Hours:
9:00am-5:00pm ET, M-F

Upcoming Classes for the Course

list of upcoming classes for this course
Class Date Location
01/22/18 to 01/26/18
OSL 75 E. Civic Center Drive
Gilbert, Arizona 85296
01/29/18 to 02/02/18
OSL 15194 West 12th Avenue
Golden, Colorado 80401
02/05/18 to 02/09/18
OSL 5412 2nd St NW
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87107
02/05/18 to 02/09/18
OSL 95 South 10th Avenue
Ft. McCoy, Wisconsin 54656
02/19/18 to 02/23/18
OSL 2025 E. Iron Ave
Salina, Kansas 67401
02/26/18 to 03/02/18
OSL 601 N. 7th Street
Sacramento, California 95811
02/26/18 to 03/02/18
OSL 5807 Guadalupe St., Bldg. N-1
Austin, Texas 78752
02/26/18 to 03/02/18
OSL 631 Dayton Airport Rd.
Shelton, Washington 98584
03/05/18 to 03/09/18
OSL 2360 Congress St
Portland, Maine 04046
03/12/18 to 03/16/18
OSL 7811 Milhouse Road Suite S
Indianapolis, Indiana 46241


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