General Awareness Training

These courses are intended to fulfill the general awareness and security awareness training requirements for hazmat / dangerous goods employees responsible for the handling, shipping or transportation of hazardous materials (HM/hazmat) / dangerous goods (DG).

General Awareness 49 CFR

Hazardous Materials/Dangerous Goods Transportation General Awareness & Security Awareness Training 2020

This course is intended to fulfill the general awareness and security awareness training requirements for hazmat employees responsible for the handling, shipping or transportation of hazardous materials (HM/hazmat). The course meets the regulatory training requirements set out in 49 CFR, Part 172, Subpart H, for all hazmat employees involved in the safe transportation of hazardous materials and includes recent amendments and interpretations.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Ensuring hazmat employees become more familiar with the requirements of 49 CFR and able to recognize and identify hazardous materials.
  • Become familiar with the security awareness requirements.

Target Audience

  • Shippers, carriers and freight forwarders (i.e. hazmat employees and their supervisors) who handle, ship or transport hazardous materials by ground to, from or within the US. This may include but are not limited to the following:
    • warehouse staff that are packaging hazardous materials,
    • office staff that are shipping packages to facilities,
    • pick/packers,
    • customer service staff or procurement staff that are addressing customers’ returns of hazmat.

Topics 

  • Recognizing hazardous materials using examples of packagings, marks, labels, placards and HM shipping documents
  • Handling HM and accident prevention
  • Understanding the concept of emergency response
  • Hazmat transportation security awareness

Regulatory Texts & References Required

  • None

Recommended

Pre-requisites

None required

Course Features

  • $125 per license
  • Run Time: 0h36
  • Language: English
  • Includes final assessment to validate student’s understanding of material
  • Training certificate will be issued upon successful completion of course
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General Awareness Multimodal

Hazardous Materials/Dangerous Goods Transportation by all modes (49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, NOMs, IMDG Amd 39-18, ICAO/IATA) General Awareness & Security Awareness Training 2020 – English

This course is intended to fulfill the multimodal general awareness and security awareness training requirements for employees responsible for the handling, shipping or transportation of dangerous goods (DG). The purpose of the course is to familiarize employees with the requirements of 49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, NOMs, IMDG Code and IATA DGR, and to enable them to recognize and identify DG.

The course meets the regulatory training requirements set out in 49 CFR, Part 172, Subpart H, for all hazmat employees involved in the safe transportation of hazardous materials and includes recent amendments and interpretations.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Ensuring DG employees become more familiar with the requirements of 49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, NOMs, IMDG Code and IATA DGR and are able to recognize and identify dangerous goods.
  • Become familiar with the security awareness requirements.

Target Audience

  • Shippers, carriers and freight forwarders (i.e. DG employees and their supervisors) who handle, ship or transport dangerous goods internationally

Topics 

  • Recognizing dangerous goods using examples of packagings, marks, labels, placards and DG shipping documents
  • Handling DG and accident prevention
  • Understanding the concept of emergency response
  • Dangerous goods transportation security awareness

Regulatory Texts & References Required

  • None

Recommended References

  • Available for Purchase from Currie Associates Online Shop:
    • 49 CFR – US DOT Hazardous Materials Regulations Book
    • IMDG Code – International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (39-18)
    • IATA DGR – International Air Transport Association Dangerous Goods Regulations (61st edition)
    • ADR – European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road 2019

Pre-requisites

  • None required

Course Features

  • $125 per license 
  • Run Time: 1h30
  • Language: English
  • Includes final assessment to validate student’s understanding of material
  • Training certificate will be issued upon successful completion of course
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General Awareness Multimodal SPANISH

Entrenamiento de Concienciación General y Seguridad en Transporte Multimodal HazMat / DG (2020)– 49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, NOMs, IMDG Code, ICAO/IATA (Español)

Este curso está destinado a cumplir con los requisitos de entrenamiento en conciencia general y conciencia de seguridad para los empleados responsables del manejo, envío o transporte multimodal de mercancías peligrosas (DG). El propósito del curso es familiarizar a los empleados con los requisitos de 49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, NOM, Código IMDG y IATA DGR, y permitirles reconocer e identificar mercancías peligrosas.

El curso cumple con los requisitos reglamentarios de entrenamiento establecidos en 49 CFR, Parte 172, Subparte H, para todos los empleados de materiales peligrosos involucrados en el transporte seguro de materiales peligrosos e incluye enmiendas e interpretaciones recientes.

Objetivos de aprendizaje

  • Asegurar que los empleados de DG se familiaricen más con los requisitos de 49 CFR, TDGR, ADR, NOM, Código IMDG y IATA DGR y sean capaces de reconocer e identificar mercancías peligrosas.
  •  Familiarizarse con los requisitos de concienciación sobre seguridad.

Audiencia

  • Expedidores, transportistas (es decir, empleados de mercancías peligrosas y sus supervisores) que manipulan, envían o transportan mercancías peligrosas a nivel internacional

Temas

  • Reconocimiento de mercancías peligrosas utilizando ejemplos de embalajes, marcas, etiquetas, carteles y documentos de envío de  mercancías peligrosas
  • Manejo de mercancías peligrosas y prevención de accidentes
  • Comprender el concepto de respuesta a emergencias
  • Concientización sobre la seguridad del transporte de mercancías peligrosas

Textos normativos y referencias Requerido

  • Ninguno

Recomendado

Pre-requisitos

Ninguno requerido

Características del curso

  • $125 per license
  • Duración: 1h30
  • Idioma: Español
  • Incluye una evaluación final para validar la comprensión del material por parte del estudiante
  • El certificado de entrenamiento se emitirá tras la finalización satisfactoria del curso.
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