The Hazardous Materials Instructor course is designed for personnel interested in teaching employees who ship and receive hazardous materials as addressed in 49 CFR 172 Sub part H. Course participants learn principles of adult education and effective instructional design. Additionally, the training will assist hazmat employers in developing a systematic program to ensure hazmat employees are able to recognize and identify hazardous materials and are knowledgeable of emergency response information, self-protection measures, and accident prevention methods and procedures.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
In order to fully participate in all classroom exercises and practice teaching assignments participants will need a personal computer.
Participants should have a basic understanding of hazardous material regulations.
TopicsDOT Training Requirements for Transportation of Hazardous Materials+Principals of Adult Learning+Training Design and Delivery+PHMSA's Hazardous Materials Transportation Training Modules+Employees Who Load and Unload Hazardous Materials+Employees Who Prepare Bulk and Non-Bulk Packings+Employees Who Prepare and/or Sign Shipping Papers+Employees Who Report Incidents+Employees With Security Responsibilities
Hazmat employers, EHS professionals, operation managers, safety managers, shipping and receiving managers, hazardous waste generators, environmental consultants, warehouse supervisors, and Hazmat transporters
Continuing Education & Professional Credits