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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
Business Hours:
9:00am-5:00pm ET, M-F

Upcoming Classes for the Course

list of upcoming classes for this course
Class Date Location
10/22/18 to 10/26/18
OSL 740 E 17th Ave
Columbus, OH 43211
10/29/18 to 11/02/18
OSL 5807 Guadalupe St., Bldg. N-1
Austin, TX 78752
10/29/18 to 11/02/18
OSL 2375 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39202-1196
10/29/18 to 11/02/18
OSL 5500 West Amelia Earhart Dr Suite 360
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
11/05/18 to 11/09/18
OSL 283 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
11/12/18 to 11/16/18
4115 Broad Street Ste B10
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
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