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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 (ยง172.01) as well as shipping paper and placarding requirements. They will also be introduced to FMCSA/CVSA Hazardous Materials Out-of-Service criteria.

Margie Rodriguez 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
01/07/19 to 01/11/19
1900 County Rd I
Shoreview, MN 55126
01/14/19 to 01/21/19
8543 Armstrong Rd. SW
Olympia, WA 98504
01/14/19 to 01/21/19
3600 North Academy Road
Grand Island, NE 68801
01/28/19 to 02/01/19
15194 West 12th Avenue
Golden, CO 80401
02/11/19 to 02/15/19
2025 E. Iron AVE
Salina, KS 67401
02/11/19 to 02/15/19
2801 E State HWY 9
Norman, OK 73071
02/11/19 to 02/15/19
5807 Guadalupe St., Bldg. N-1
Austin, TX 78752
03/04/19 to 03/08/19
7105 NW 70th BLDG 3585
Johnston, IA 50131
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