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If your company ships hazmat or dangerous goods, the U.S. Department of Transportation requires the general awareness training specified in 49 CFR Part 172.704 be taken every three years. This course meets the general awareness, safety and security awareness training requirements. Duration: Approximately 1.5 Hours

Course Objectives:
•An introduction to hazardous materials
•Why training is important and what the requirements are
•Which agencies set the requirements, and the publications which state their requirements
•The transport chain, including shipper and operator responsibilities within it
•Hazmat classifications
•General packing requirements and proper package selection
•How to mark and label packages correctly
•How to correctly document hazmat shipments