HAZMAT: LOADING/UNLOADING & LOAD SEGREGATION COURSE OVERVIEW
This course is designed specifically for hazmat employees – that is, anyone who is employed by a hazmat employer and directly affects hazmat transportation safety. This course helps satisfy the function-specific training requirements regarding hazmat loading, unloading, and load segregation.
Prerequisites: Hazmat: Loading/Unloading & Load Segregation assumes the learner has Hazmat General Awareness, Security Awareness, and Safety knowledge already gained from experience or successful completion of appropriate training. Specifically, the learner must be able to identify the required training all hazmat employees must receive, determine if a material is a hazmat and verify its hazard classification using the Hazardous Materials Regulations, recognize and identify hazmat through the use of shipping papers, markings, labels, and placards, recognize potential hazmat security threats and ways to reduce them, identify suspicious behaviors and describe how to report suspicious activity, describe ways to stay safe while working around hazmat, and discuss where to find emergency response information and how to respond to an emergency.
After completing this course, learners will be able to:
- Apply loading and unloading requirements for safe hazmat handling
- Navigate the segregation and compatibility tables to determine proper strategies for the storage and transportation of hazardous materials
HAZMAT: LOADING/UNLOADING & LOAD SEGREGATION COURSE TOPICS:
- Intro to Loading & Unloading
- General Requirements
- Class- & Division-Specific Requirements
- Load Segregation
HAZMAT: LOADING/UNLOADING & LOAD SEGREGATION COURSE DURATION:
Approximately 15 minutes
HAZMAT: LOADING/UNLOADING & LOAD SEGREGATION TESTING:
Testing conducted in this online Hazmat: Loading/Unloading & Load Segregation course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Users are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.
HAZMAT: LOADING/UNLOADING & LOAD SEGREGATION CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION:
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.