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Hazmat Training

Hazmat: Safety Training

With this program, you can help satisfy the hazmat safety training requirement (49 CFR 172.704(a)(4). The information provided will help keep your employees safe around hazardous materials.

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Hazardous materials (hazmat) can be a risk to health, safety, and property when shipped. The Department of Transportation (DOT) decides what items are considered hazmat.

The Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) are a set of rules created by The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA).

Hazmat Training: Safety is designed to teach you how to keep yourself and others safe around hazardous materials. It also helps meet the safety training requirement of the HMRs.

Please note: 49 CFR 172.704(d) of the HMR requires each hazmat employer to create and retain a record certifying the current training of each hazmat employee. It is the responsibility of the hazmat employer to complete additional company-specific training in order to formally certify each learner. Trainers may use the J. J. Keller-issued certificate for compliance with the recordkeeping requirements in Section 172.704(d)(3). The trainer and the trainer's company are considered the "person providing the training" in Section 172.704(d)(4). Because of this, trainers should maintain additional records documenting a description or copy of the additional company-specific training materials provided to each learner.

After completing this Hazmat Safety training program, learners will be able to:

  • Identify the emergency response information that needs to be provided for a hazmat shipment
  • Describe where the emergency response phone number needs to be located and how it needs to be monitored
  • Describe where the carrier's contact information needs to be located and who needs to use it

Hazmat Training: Safety covers the following topics:

Emergency Response

  • Emergency Response Information
  • Emergency Response Phone Number
  • Carrier Contact Information
  • Hazmat Safety

Regulations Covered:

  • 49 CFR Parts 107-180 and 49 CFR Part 397

Language: Available in English or Spanish

Copyright Date: 2023

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Hazmat: General Awareness Training
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Hazmat: Security Awareness Training
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