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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 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
10/02/17 to 10/06/17
852 N Gloster Street
Tupelo, Mississippi 38804
10/09/17 to 10/13/17
380 Coffee Tree Road
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
10/09/17 to 10/13/17
1510 East Elm Street
Jefferson City, Missouri 65102
10/23/17 to 10/27/17
5807 Guadalupe St., Bldg. N-1
Austin, Texas 78752
11/13/17 to 11/17/17
601 North Seventh Street
Sacramento, California 95811
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