This course covers the Department of Transportation's HAZMAT (Hazardous Materials) Training regulation on Handling and Transporting Hazardous Materials.

This course reviews a number of topics aimed at making these employees more aware of situations in which they may encounter hazardous chemicals, the nature of the hazards and the issue of taking appropriate security measures when dealing with hazardous materials that the DOT has added to the regulation. Some topics covered include. Hazard materials, definitions and classes, hazard communication, hazard labels, and placards.