Hazardous Waste Management

 Hazardous waste can pose a serious risk to the health and safety of your team. Fusion can train your team on protocols for working around and with hazardous waste, and the complexities of Shipping and Receiving Hazardous material. These classes can be catered to fit your facilities specific needs.

US DOT Hazardous Materials Safety CFR-49

Course Description

This course is designed for employees that have responsibility for regulatory compliance, transportation management, receiving/loading dock operations, purchasing or safety of hazardous materials and substances. The workshop provides the basic information requirements outlined in the USDOT Hazardous Material Regulations (49 CFR 171-180).

Topics Covered


  • Key elements of both the Hazardous Material Transportation Act (HMTA) and the Hazardous Materials Transportation Uniform Safety Act of 1990 (HMTUSA)
  • Select proper shipping name, class, packaging group, labeling requirements using the Hazardous Materials Table (HMT)
  •  Hazardous materials Shipping Papers as it relates to hazardous materials (or substances) and describe the information that must be included on them.
  •  Marking & labeling hazardous material packages, freight containers and/or transportation vehicles and any exception to these requirements.
  • Identify the requirements for placarding and any modifications allowed
  • Explain the key elements of HM-181 “Performance Oriented Packaging”
  • Select proper markings, labels, and placards for hazardous substances for USDOT Classes 1 thru 9
  •  Hazardous Material Regulations (HMR) security program requirements

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