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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
07/23/18 to 07/27/18
OSL 6675 Corporate Center Parkway
Jacksonville, Florida 32216
07/30/18 to 08/03/18
OSL 14901 4-H Drive
Tustin, Michigan 49688
08/06/18 to 08/10/18
OSL 14250 W. Statler Plaza
Surprise, Arizona 85374
08/13/18 to 08/17/18
2801 E State Hwy 9
Norman, Oklahoma 73071
08/20/18 to 08/24/18
OSL 6200 Guadalupe St., Bldg. P
Austin, Texas 78752
08/27/18 to 08/31/18
OSL 1320 Schafer St.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
09/10/18 to 09/14/18
OSL 1800 Herr St
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17103
09/10/18 to 09/14/18
1220 Washington Ave.
Albany, New York 12226
10/22/18 to 10/26/18
740 E 17th Ave
Columbus, Ohio 43211
10/29/18 to 11/02/18
5807 Guadalupe St., Bldg. N-1
Austin, Texas 78752


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