Pierce Atwood is again offering a training course specifically addressing U.S. DOT requirements for shippers of hazardous materials, including hazardous waste.
U.S. DOT training is required for persons who ship hazardous materials. Hazardous materials training requirements apply to shippers of hazardous waste, certain biomedical and pharmaceutical wastes, some waste oil and special wastes in Maine, and all other U.S. DOT regulated hazardous materials. Retraining is required every three years.
Pierce Atwood’s training will cover the applicable U.S. DOT hazardous materials regulations and statutes, and will include the following elements:
Hazardous materials regulations applicability
Shipping name hierarchy and shipping name selection
Shipping papers requirements
Recordkeeping and reporting
Container management and inspection requirements
Preparation and packing of hazardous material shipments
Labeling and placarding requirements for packages
Security requirements and security awareness training
Enforcement and compliance issues
This live training will be conducted in our Portland office on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, from 8:30 am – 12:00 pm and includes an exam at the conclusion of the training. If you would like to attend, please complete the registration form linked below and return it to Dylan Gillis.
If you have any questions on the training, please contact one of the following individuals: