General Awareness

General Awareness

Instructor-led live webinar and classroom courses available. The General Awareness Course covers the requirements for 49 CFR, ICAO and IMDG, offering candidates a basic overview for transporting dangerous goods by Road, Air and Sea.

Product Description

The General Awareness Course covers the requirements for 49 CFR, ICAO and IMDG, offering candidates a basic overview for transporting dangerous goods by Road, Air and Sea. Meets the requirements of 49 CFR.

Topics Covered in Training

  • Legal Requirements and Responsibilities
  • Identifying hidden dangerous goods
  • Basic Awareness of the 9 classes of dangerous goods
  • Using an SDS
  • Understanding the correct type and use of packaging
  • Using Correct Marking, Labels and Placarding
  • Using the Segregation Tables
  • Handling and Responsibilities in offering and accepting dangerous goods shipments
  • Emergency Response Information
  • Security

Who Should Attend This Training Course?

The General Awareness Training Course is suitable for employees handling any class of dangerous goods and only needing to meet the minimum requirements. The General Awareness Training is ideal for candidates starting their career in the transport industry, or candidates requiring a function specific training course.

Course Duration

Approximately 3-4 Hours

  • Instructor-led Live Webinar Training
  • Classroom based Training

Have Questions?

Need help selecting the right hazmat training course for you? Please don’t hesitate to contact us at 281-821-0500 and we’ll be glad to help you!